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

Lance Corporal Thomas Gordon McLean ’13

Died: July 19, 1916

Lance Corp. T. G. McLean was reported killed in action July 19th, at the age of 21.

He was at Upper Canada College from 1909-191 3, and was afterwards articled to a law firm in Calgary. When in his 2nd year law at Dalhousie University he enlisted with the 3rd University Corps, P. P. C.L.I, in 1915. He was in the trenches in February.

Lance-Corp. McLean’s father, Mr. T. H. McLean, is district manager of the North American Life Insurance Company at Winnipeg.

College Times (Summer 1916) pg. 26


More information about Lance Corporal Thomas Gordon McLean ’13 can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canada At War

Canada Great War Project

Commonwealth War Graves Commission