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Old Boys who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the Great War.

Captain Egan Zinkan Agar ’13

Died: April 13, 1918

Lieut. E. Z. Agar, son of Mr. A. B. Agar, Edmonton, Alta., was at U.C.C. from 1912-1913. Lieut. Agar was attached to the Canadian Infantry, C.E.F., and later to the 30th Wellington Rifles. In 1916 he was promoted to Capt. in the 202nd Battalion but later in 1917 transferred to the R.F.C. On May the 24th he was reported missing, but is now reported as killed in action. While at the College he played on the Rugby team in 1912 and also on the Hockey team in 1913.

College Times (Summer 1918) pg. 26-27


More information about Captain Egan Zinkan Agar ’13 can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canadian Great War Project

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Canada At War

The Royal British Legion – Every Man Remembered

The Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies

Find A Grave

153rd (Wellington) Battalion C.E.F.

Canadian Fallen Heroes

Royal Flying Corps