Private John Joseph Satchell

Private John Joseph Satchell served in the 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces during World War One. He is entitled to the British war medal and the Victory Medal.

He was born on July 9th 1894 in Portsmouth, England

Trade : Driver   Religion: Church of England    Status : Single

Height : 5′ 9″  Weight : 148 lbs

Name of the father: William Satchell Address : 22 Hampshire street, Southsea Pourtsmouth

January 17th 1915 : He enlisted in Toronto, Ontario in the 166th battalion.

October 18th, 1916: Sailed for Europe on the SS Cameronians. Arrived in England on October 28th.

December 8th: He disembarked in France and was taken on strength with the 5th C.M.R. on December 25th.

May 16th 1918: Hospitalised for Hyperdermia. Returned to unit on October 1st

February 13th1919: He proceeded to England

March 8th: He sailed on the SS Carmenia from Liverpool and arrived in Montreal on March 17.

March 19 Demobilised

If you know more information on this gentleman, please leave me message so I can add it to his small biography.

Typical World War One medals pair

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