James Akins

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: 10.01.1916
  • Place of enlistment: Toronto, Ontario.
  • Service no: 770008
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry
  • Unit/Ship: 18th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 31
  • Date of Death: 09.11.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 10-26-28

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 21.05.1886
  • Place of Birth: Lancaster, England
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Painter
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Bella M Akins, 103 Brooklyn Ave, Toronto

  • Children:

More about James Akins

For more information visit James Memorial and James Regimental Record and Circumstances of Death Register

Although James was not originally from Dundee his name was included in the original Honour Roll for Dundee and there are also references to James in Dundee Peoples Journal 12/1/1918 page 16

Information researched and supplied by Gary Thomson

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