Captain John Neil MacLean

Captain John  Neil MacLean served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps during WW1. He is entitled to the British War Medal.

Born on October 8th, 1876 in Sarnia, Ontario
Trade : physician                 Eyes : Grey
Religion : Presbyterian       Height : 5′ 8″    Weight : 165 lb
Name of his wife : Lillian MacLean Address : Registry office Sarnia, Ontario

1881 Canadian census taken  in Sarnia, Lambton county, Ontario
Father : Archibald born 1845 in Quebec (physician)
Mother : Isannie born1848 in Ontario      Sister : Mary born 1873 in Ontario
Sister : Grace Born in 1874 in Ontario      Sister : Alice born 1878 in Ontario
Brother : Alexander L. born in September 1880 in Ontario

1901 Canadian census taken in Sarnia, Lambton county, Ontario : Not living with his family

May 12th, 1915 : Promoted lieutenant in C.A.M.C. Active Militia and appointed medical officer of the 21st battery 6th Canadian Field Artillery

March 12th, 1918 : Enlisted in London, Ontario

June 24th : Transferred overseas from London, Ontario. Arrived in England on July 4th

January 19th, 1919 : Returned to Canada

October 6th : Demobilized

He practiced medicine in Michigan, U.S.A. after the war

December 10th, 1929 : Died and buried in Lakeview cemetery in Sarnia, Ontario (Lot Section L Plot Location 109)
Obituary from The Sarnia Observer Tuesday, Dec. 10, 1929,  DEATHS: MacLean: In Sarnia on Tuesday, Dec.10, 1929, Dr. J. Neil MacLean, aged 53 years. Funeral will take place from the family residence, 218 Christina St., on Thursday, Dec 12. Internment in Lake view Cemetery:

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Picture of his gravestone


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