Thursday, February 25, 2010
J. R. Harrison
According to his attestation papers dated January 10, 1916 at Toronto, John Robert Harrison, Mimico was born on January 22, 1898 in Dixie, Peel County (present day City of Mississauga). He listed his father George Harrison, Mimico as his next of kin. He was a farmer and a member of the 12th Regiment, York Rangers. He was 18 years of age and stood 5 feet 9 inches in height. He had blue eyes and fair complexion and hair. He was a Methodist.