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

Lieutenant Charles Arthur Wilson ’05

Died: June 5, 1916

Lieut. C. A. Wilson, who was at Upper Canada College from 1902 -1905, lost his life at Zillebeke. He was a lawyer by profession, and was practicing in Western Canada when war was declared. He was 28 years old at the time of his death. We have unfortunately been unable to procure a photograph, or details of his end.

College Times (Summer 1916) pg. 26


More information about Lieutenant Charles Arthur Wilson ’05 can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canada At War

Great Canadian War Project