September 20, 1917

CAPTAIN DOUGLAS, M.P.

CON

Mr. DAVIDSON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Did Captain J. M. Douglas, M.P., enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so. when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training, was his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPTAIN DOUGLAS, M.P.
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CON

Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. No.

2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7. Answered by No. 1.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPTAIN DOUGLAS, M.P.
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LIEUTENANT CARROLL, M.P.'

CON

Mr. DAVIDSON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Did Lieutenant W. F. Carroll, M.P., for Cape Breton South, enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so, when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training, was his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   LIEUTENANT CARROLL, M.P.'
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Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2. March 4, 1916; Military District No. 6, infantry; 185th Battalion; 193rd Battalion

3. Private, sergeant and lieutenant.

4. Yes.

5. March 4 to October 12, 1916, in Canada; sailed for overseas October 12, 1916; returned to Canada January 9, 1917

6. Pay and allowances were diawn by Lieut. W. F. Carroll, at the following rates

lor the periods named: March 4, 1916, to March 31, 1916, as private; April 1, 1916, to July 20, 1916, as sergeant; July 21, 1916, to January 31, 1917, as lieutenant.

7. Total pay and allowances drawn in Canada, $441.83. Cable sent overseas for total paid there. Total separation allowances from March 4, 1916, to January 31. 1917, $299.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   LIEUTENANT CARROLL, M.P.'
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CAPTAIN NEELY, M.P.

CON

Mr. DAVIDSON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Did Captain D. B. Neely, M.P., for Hum-bolt, enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so, when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training, was his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem .has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPTAIN NEELY, M.P.
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Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2. August 13, 1915; Military District No. 10; 10th Overseas Canadian Mounted Rifles and Army Medical Corps.

3. Captain.

4. Yes.

5. (a) Proceeded overseas immediately as Army Medical Corps reinforcement. (b) No.

6. August 13, 1915, to January 22, 1917; March 1, 1917, to May 8, 1917. Pay of rank in Canadian Expeditionary Force at captain's rates.

7. No pay drawn in Canada. (Cable sent overseas to ascertain total paid there.! Separation allowance at captain's rates for above mentioned period; total, $784.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPTAIN NEELY, M.P.
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CAPT. ELLIS, M.P.P.

CON

Mr. DAVIDSON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Did Captain J. F. Ellis, M.P.P., enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so, when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training, was his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPT. ELLIS, M.P.P.
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Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes,

2. 8th April, 1916; Military District No. 6, Halifax; Army Medical Corps.

3. Captain.

4. Yes.

5. Proceeded overseas with a draft'as reinforcement.

6. April 11, 1916, to May 31, 1916, pay

and allowances of Captain, Canadian Expeditionary Force.

7. Total while in Canada, $267.75. Proceeded overseas May, 1916. (Cable sent overseas to ascertain amount paid there.) Separation allowances, 11th April, 1916, to 30th September, 1917, at $40 per month; total to date, $706.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CAPT. ELLIS, M.P.P.
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MAJOR RALSTON, M.P.P.

CON

Avard Longley Davidson

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DAVIDSON:

'

1. Did Major J. L. Ralston, M.P.P., enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so, when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training', was .his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MAJOR RALSTON, M.P.P.
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Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2. 14th January, 1916; Halifax, Infantry, 85th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force.

3. Lieutenant, 27th September, 1915; Captain; Captain and Adjutant; Major.

4. Yes,

5. 27th September, 1915, to 12th October. 1916, date of sailing. Reported wounded 28th June, 1917.

6. September 27, 1915, to November 11, Lieutenant's pay of rank and allowances. November 12, 1915, to September 28, 1916, Captain's pay and allowances, September 29, 1916 to date-Major's pay and allowances.

7. Total pay and allowances received up to time of sailing, namely, 1st October, 1916, $1,760.05; total separation allowance to date, $1,070. (Cable sent overseas to obtain total pay and allowances from 1st October, 1916, to date.)

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MAJOR RALSTON, M.P.P.
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MR. A. W. NIXON, M.D.A. '

LIB

Mr. PROULX:

Liberal

1. Did Alfred Westland Nixon, M.D.A. for Halton, enlist or receive a commission in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces?

2. If so, when and where and in what branch of the service?

3. What rank did he hold?

4. Is he still a member of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces? If not, when did the term of his services cease?

5. For what period and where was he in training, was his training completed and what time, if any, did he serve at the front in France or elsewhere?

6. At what rate per diem has he been paid, and have any of his dependents drawn separation allowance?

7. What amount has been paid to date on both accounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MR. A. W. NIXON, M.D.A. '
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Sir EDWARD KEMP: (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. No.

2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7. Answered by No. 1.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MR. A. W. NIXON, M.D.A. '
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THE QUEBEC BRIDGE.

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir ROBERT BORDEN:

The following

memorandum has just been placed in my hands:

A Quebec despatch says the centre span of the Quebec bridge is in position, and is being attached to the cantilever arms.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE QUEBEC BRIDGE.
Sub-subtopic:   CENTRE SPAN PLACED IN POSITION.
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September 20, 1917