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

Second Lieutenant Eric MacDonell Jarvis ’16

Died: June 6, 1918

Flight-Lieut. E. M. Jarvis, son of Mrs. H. S. J. Jarvis, Woodlawn Ave, Toronto, was at U.C.C. from 1911-1918. He joined the R.A.F. in August 1917. After training at Long Branch, Deseronto and Texas, he left last February for England, to complete his course. On his 19th birthday, the 16th of May, he was ordered to France and on June 6th he met his death in the discharge of his duties. He had never had a mishap in his training.

College Times (Summer 1918) pg. 21


More information about Second Lieutenant Eric MacDonell Jarvis ’16 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