British War and Victory medal pair (4080494 Pte J. Black, C.S.E.F.) Born in Victoria, British Columbia on 10th April, 1885, John Black was living at the Columbia Hotel in Vancouver at the time of enlistment. He travelled on the SS Protesliaus leaving Victoria on 26/12/18 and arriving in Vladivostock 15/1/19. He was a member of the 260th Battalion. Medal VF.