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

Lance Corporal Robert Bennet Moffat ’99

Died: March 1, 1917

Lance-Corp. R. D. Moffatt, son of the late R. Moffatt, of Winnipeg, was killed in action March 1st, 19 17.

He was at U.C.C. from 1896-1899, and had been employed later as engineer during the construction of the G.T.P. from Winnipeg to Prince Rupert. In February, 19 16, he joined a Calgary battalion, but was transferred to the Canadian Engineers. In July, 19 1 6 he reached France.

College Times (Summer 1917) pg. 8


More information about Lance Corporal Robert Bennet Moffat ’99 can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canadian Great War Project

Canada at War

The Royal British Legion – Every Man Remembered

Commonwealth War Graves Commission