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

Captain Melchoir McEwen Eberts

Died: May 15, 1917

Captain Melchoir* McEwen Eberts attended Upper Canada College from 1905-1906 and is listed in the Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919  with a detailed summary of his military career. His name, however, was not originally included in the First World War memorial plaque. It was added in August 2016.

*Note the Roll of Service lists his name incorrectly as Melchive.

If you have information to share on this Old Boy, please contact College Archivist Jill Spellman.

More information on Captain Melchoir McEwen Eberts  can be found at:

Stories of seven Old Boys served in WW1

St. Andrew’s College

St. Andrew’s College Review, Midsummer 1911

St. Andrew’s College Review, Summer 1919

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