Blackburn, Loraine (L.) Photo
Rank Driver
Service # 339506
Unit # 68th, CFA
Resident Raleigh Twsp.
Books Of Rememberance Page Available

Driver Loraine Blackburn left Vancouver for overseas in February 1917 and was attached to the 3rd. Reserve Battery, Ross Barracks, Shorncliffe. He proceeded to France about the middle of May, transferring to No.1 Section, 2nd. Canadian D.A.C. and in August was attached to the 6th. Battalion Head Quarters.

Discharged at Hamilton, Ontario May 25th, 1919.


Sources IODE
Height 5' 7''
Eye Colour Blue
Age 28
Complexion Fair
Hair Light Brown
Race White
Birthplace Dawn Mills, Ontario.
Religion Methodist
Last Place of Employment Farmer in Cupar, Sask.
Average Earnings $4.50 per day.
Marital Status Single
When Enlisted January 8th, 1917
Where Enlisted Vancouver, B.C.
Next of Kin Father- Robert Blackburn, #1037611 C.F.C., England. Sister- Mrs. A.L. Greenwood, Detroit. Brother- Bryon Blackburn, Toronto, Ontario.

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