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

Gunner Lawrence Walter Hogg ’10

Died: August 8, 1918

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Gunner L. W. Hogg, only son of Mrs. G. H. Hogg, of Picton, Ontario, was at U.C.C. from 1908-1910. He was killed in action on the Western front on August 8th, 1918; he trained at Kingston and Petawawa, going overseas in 1917; he was drafted with the 5th Army Brigade and had been in France since Christmas 1917; the last letter received by his parents, July 14th, advised that he had just left hospital after an attack of influenza. He was in his 26th year.

College Times (Summer 1918) pg. 19

More information about Gunner Lawrence Walter Hogg ’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

Canada At War

The Brydons, Scotland to Canada

The Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies

The War Graves Photographic Project