Private John Reginald Finlay

Enlistment number # 2005028
Born on July 28th, 1890 in Darmouth, Nova Scotia
Trade : Stenographer                        Religion : Church of England
Civil status : Single                             Height  : 5′ 5″
Eyes : Brown                                         Hair : Hazel
Weight  : 130 lbs.                                Address : Prince Albert Road, Darmouth Nova Scotia

Information form the 1901 Canadian census taken Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Father : John Findlay born January 10 1855
Mother : Barbara Findlay Barbra born August 30 1857
According to the information in the census, he was born July 28, 1889

Enlisted in Halifax in the Canadian Army Medical Corps Reinforcement depot on December 28th, 1916.

Sailed from Halifax on the SS Missanabe or SS Lapland on March 28th, 1917. Arrived in Liverpool, England on April 7th, 1917. His WW1 file state two different ship for his trip to England.

Posted with the 4th Canadian Field Ambulance

Attached to the 27th battalion on September 7th, 1917.

Received a 14 days permission on March 6th, 1918.

Transferred to the 4th Canadian Field Ambulance on September 22nd, 1918.

Transferred to the 4th Canadian General Hospital on March 2nd, 1919.

Transferred to the 13th Canadian General Hospital on May 20th, 1919.

Sailed from England on H.M.S. Olympic on June 6th, 1919

Demobilised on June 16th, 1919.

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