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Company. Became junior major with the 28th Northwest Battalion, January, 1915. 2nd in command in April, same year. Overseas in May and with unit to France, Sept., 1915. Organized and commanded First Division School, in Oct., 1915. Rejoined unit, Jan. 1916, St. Eloi, and took part in every engagement in which corps fought during his command. Ypres in June; Somme, Sept. Succeeded General Embury in Command of 28th Batt., Sept., 1916. Commanded unit continuously until Oct. 2nd., 1918. Appointed Brigadier-General in Command 6th Inf. Bde., which he took to the Rhine and afterwards to England. Awarded C.M.G., D.S.O., and mentioned in dispatches seven times. Resumed practice in Regina after demobilization; took command of M.D. No. 12, September 1st, 1919. Resigned Oct., 1920. Appointed Dist. Court Judge Sept. 13th, 1921. Still retains rank in Canadian Militia. Colonel (Hon. Brigadier-General) command 21st Inf. Bde. Vice-pres. for Dominion Infantry Association. President for Saskatchewan, President Yorkton United Service Club. Vice-pres. Yorkton Canadian Club. Hon. Member Assiniboia Club, Regina. Member Wascana Lodge, A.F. and A.M. Yorkton Golf Club. Anglican. Address, Court House, Yorkton.

 

BALDWIN: His Honour Judge Joseph, B.C.L., Judge of the Judicial district of
Kindersley. Born St. George, N.B., Dec. 8th, 1872, son of Henry and Mary Adelaide (Messnett) Baldwin, a daughter of Lt. Col. Geo. J. and Mrs. Messnett of Fredericton, N.B., and has two sons and a daughter. Educated at St. George public and high schools and King's College Law School, St. John, N.R. His Honour comes from United Empire Loyalist stock. His great grandfather, Dr. Claude Messnett, was a surgeon in the French navy, was captured by the British and brought to Halifax, a prisoner, during the period of the Napoleonic wars, early part of the nineteenth century. He was released

 

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