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James Arnold Percival Scarth Battalion: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion Regimental Number: 110498 Rank: Company Sergeant Major Date of Birth: October 21, 1887 Place of Birth: Lennoxville, Quebec Date of Enlistment: February 15, 1916 Place of Enlistment: Hamilton, Ontario Address at Enlistment: unknown Age at Enlistment: 27 years, 4 months Height: 5 feet, 7 inches Trade: Clerk Marital Status: Single Religion: Church of England Next of Kin: Mrs. A C Scarth (Mother) Lennoxville, Quebec James Scarth was killed in action on June 2, 1916. He was the Brother of H. A. C. Scarth of Yarmouth, NS. Date of Death: June 2, 1916 Age at Death: 29 Memorial: Menin Gate Memorial (Panel 30, 32) Commemorated on Page 159 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on April 11 Listed on the Sherbrooke Monument (Quebec) Not Listed on the Yarmouth Monument Sources: Library and Archives Canada (Attestation Paper) Commonwealth War Grave Commission Veterans Affairs Canada
James Arnold Percival Scarth