Thursday, 13 September 2007

Private Donald Duncan Cameron

Born on 11 September 1890 in Alexandria, Ontario - next of kin listed as Duncan Cameron, Alexandria, Ontario - enlistment records provide the following: trade as surveyor, single, no current or previous military service, Roman Catholic, height of 5 feet 3 inches, chest of 35.5 inches fully expanded, ruddy complexion, gray eyes, blonde hair.

Joined the 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion in Alexandria, Ontario, on 27 February 1915 (number 410640) - transferred to the 2nd Canadian Infantry Battalion on 25 August 1915 - wounded on 9 or 11 September 1916.

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