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Discover the stories and remember the lives of UCC
Old Boys who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the Great War.

Captain George Clarence Rogers ’10

Died: October 30, 1917

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Captain G. C. Rogers was at U.C.C. from 1907-1910 and was the son of Mr. G Rogers, Lethbridge, Alta; he was attached to the 7th Infantry Batt., 1st Canadian Div., and saw service in France winning the Military Cross; he gained his Captaincy in Sept., 1917, and transferred to the R.F.C.; he was killed in action in Oct., 1917, aged 25 years.

College Times (Christmas 1917) pg. 19

More information about Captain George Clarence Rogers  ’10 can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canadian Great War Project

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

eMedals Militaria & Historica

Lethbridge Cenotaph Collection

London Gazette

RCAF Association