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

Sergeant William Ogilvie Watson ’96

Died: April 20, 1918

William Ogilvie Watson, Sergeant F. Co. 7th U.S. Infantry, was the son of Mr. John Watson, merchant of Isabella St., Toronto, he was at U.C.C. from 1890- 1896 and enlisted at San Francisco in November, 1917; he died at St. Mary’s Military Hospital, Hoboken, N.J., on April 20th, 1918.

College Times (Summer 1918) pg. 20


More information about – can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

A Summary History of the 7th Infantry Division

St. Mary Hospital [history]