Rutherford, James Alexander

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Branch: Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force
  • Regiment number: 823097
  • Date of birth: September 25, 1872
  • Where born: West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Wars Served: World War I
  • Years of service: December 6, 1915 -
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

James Alexander Rutherford is thought to have been born in West Zorra Township on Sept. 25, 1872. At the time of his enlistment, on Dec. 6, 1915, he was a blacksmith and living in London with his wife Jeanette. For three years he had been a member of the Oxford Rifles.

 

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