Saturday 2 June 2012

Lieutenant Bayard Franberg Jarvis Sparham

Next of kin B.C. Sparham, Smiths Falls, Ontario - previously served with the 42nd Regiment.

Joined the 1300th Battalion, CEF, on 15 December 1915 - [then] - joined the 240th Battalion, CEF, in Perth, Ontario, on 7 April 1916 - taken on the strength of the 38th Battalion, CEF, on 11 November 1917 - sent to England on 4 August 1918.

(sources: Canadian War Museum, 19740281-001, Manu 58F 2 3, 207th Canadian Infantry Battalion and 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Nominal Roll; The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Regimental Museum, A400-0007, Master Personnel List for the 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force; Sailing List, 240th Battalion, CEF)

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