Sgt. John Harold Chattaway SMITH

Sgt. John Harold Chattaway SMITH

Male 1895 - 1917  (22 years)

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  • Name John Harold Chattaway SMITH 
    Prefix Sgt. 
    Born 7 Jan 1895  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census-Household Member 1901  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Attestation Papers 1 Nov 1915  Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    9th Bde., Canadian Field Artillery - Service No. 304600 
    Cause of Death WW II 
    Military 304600 Sgt. 9th Batallion, France Theatre of War 
    Military 1917 
    9th Bde., Canadian Field Artillery - Service No. 304600 
    Monument Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Westmeath United Cemetery
    Westmeath,, Ontario 
    Photograph Queen's University Memorial to WWI Casualties 
    WWI service 26 Oct 1917  [4
    killed in action 
    Died 26 Oct 1917  Passchendaele, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery
    Vlamertinghe, Belgium 
    Person ID I48272502  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2022 

    Father Alfred SMITH,   b. 25 Apr 1847, Eton, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1927, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Harriet Ann ARCHAMBAULT,   b. May 1854, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1929, Westmeath, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1871  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Vol 18 pg 118 Alfred SMITH, 24, blacksmith, England, Ross Twp, s/o Willi am & Ann SMITH, married Harriet Ann ARCHAMBAULT, 17, Westmeath, same, d /o Michael & Elmira ARCHAMBAULT, witn: Finley MCEWAN & Cornelius CURRY, bo th of Westmeath, 2 Nov 1871 at Westmeath
    Family ID F15933351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway
    Photograph of Sgt. John Harold Chattaway Smith, Queen’s University, Queen’s Remembers WWI,
    https://archives.queensu.ca/wwi-smith-john-harold-chattawa
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario
    Photographed by Fay Bennett
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario (on the back)
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario (on the back)
    Photographed by Fay Bennett
    Beachburg War Memorial, Beachburg, Ontario
    Beachburg War Memorial, Beachburg, Ontario
    Photographed by Fay Bennett

    Documents
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattawa
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattawa
    Newspaper clippings from the scrapbook collections of Lena Byce
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway - Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway - Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/143227/john-harold-chattaway-smith/

    Histories
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway military summary
    Smith, Sgt. John Harold Chattaway military summary
    Compiled by Fay Bennett from sources listed

  • Notes 
    • 1911 Census Westmeath Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario with parents

    Census-Household Member:
    • Role: Household Member

    Attestation Papers:
    • student
      5' 41/2"
      fair complexion, grey eyes, light brown hair

  • Sources 
    1. [S421782] '"Ontario Birth Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (Subscription www.ancestry.ca), jan 7, 1895 Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S588131] '"Ontario Birth Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (Subscription www.ancestry.ca), jan 7, 1895 Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S588301] Mil-Military Attestation Papers, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com. Canada, WWI CEF Attestation Papers, 1914-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006. Images are used with the permission of Library and Archives Canada.).

    4. [S588720] Mil-WWI Personnel Records of the First World War, Canada., ( Library and Archives Canada . https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/search.aspx.).

    5. [S588384] Mil-Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, ((www.cwgc.org)), ). (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S588608] Find A Grave, digital images, Find A Grave, (Name: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=98547516: n.d.;).

    7. [S491] Vital Statistics of Ontario - Renfrew County Marriages 1869-1915 Vol 1 & 2, (Transcribed by Lewis, Olga, Renfrew, Ontario, 1996).

    8. [S587885] Vital Statistics of Ontario - Renfrew County Marriages 1869-1915 Vol 1 & 2, (Transcribed by Lewis, Olga, Renfrew, Ontario, 1996).