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

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The interactive timeline below provides a visual representation of our Old Boy fallen soldiers.

Flight Lieutenant Charles Elbridge Burden ’12

Died: January 22, 1918

Attended UCC 1907-1912

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Lieutenant Douglas Quirk Ellis ’14

Died: February 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1910-1914

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Captain Alan Pratt MacLean ’13

Died: March 18, 1918

Attended UCC 1906-1913

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Second Lieutenant William Cecil Hutson ’16

Died: March 21, 1918

Attended UCC 1909-1916

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Flight Commodore Frederick Carr Armstrong ’12

Died: March 25, 1918

Attended UCC 1909-1912

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Second Lieutenant Allan MacNab Denovan ’14

Died: March 26, 1918

Attended UCC 1912-1914

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Major Albert Victor Seymour Nordheimer ’02

Died: March 30, 1918

Attended UCC 1898-1902

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Lieutenant Thomas Harold Reade ’04

Died: April 5, 1918

Attended UCC 1902-1904

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Gunner George Charles Warwick ’10

Died: April 9, 1918

Attended UCC 1909-1910

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Captain Egan Zinkan Agar ’13

Died: April 13, 1918

Attended UCC 1912-1913

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Lieutenant Henry Vernon Le Mesurier

Died: April 18, 1918

Attended UCC 1905-1907

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Sergeant William Ogilvie Watson ’96

Died: April 20, 1918

Attended UCC 1890-1896

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Second Lieutenant Eric MacDonell Jarvis ’16

Died: June 6, 1918

Attended 1911-1916

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Cadet Charles Frederick McHenry ’06

Died: June 8, 1918

Attended 1904-1906

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Lieutenant Gerald Alfred Learn ’15

Died: June 24, 1918

Attended UCC 1912-1915

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Captain Loudon Pierce Watkins ’15

Died: July 1, 1918

Attended UCC 1911-1915

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Lieutenant James Lindsay Burton ’14

Died: August 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1912-1914

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Gunner Lawrence Walter Hogg ’10

Died: August 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1908-1910

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Gunner Robert Hector Hamilton ’14

Died: August 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1909-1914

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Lieutenant Edward Geoff Trevor Penny

Died: August 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1998

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Captain Alexander Watson Baird ’10

Died: August 8, 1918

Attended UCC 1902-1910

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Major Sidney Smith Burnham ’06

Died: August 9, 1918

Attended UCC 1903-1906

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Lieutenant Herbert Frederick Birmingham ’97

Died: August 10, 1918

Attended 1895-1897

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Private John Francis Burrows ’16

Died: August 10, 1918

Attended UCC 1911-1916

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Lieutenant Russell Heath Boulton ’98

Died: August 14, 1918

Attended UCC 1896-1898

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Lieutenant Robert Ross Hartman ’05

Died: September 2, 1918

Attended UCC 1902-1905

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Lieutenant Felix Olivier Bolté ’12

Died: September 2, 1918

Attended UCC 1907-1912

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Lieutenant James Pomeroy Cavers ’10

Died: September 3, 1918

Attended UCC 1909-1910

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Lieutenant Franklin Reginald Gibson ’10

Died: September 20, 1918

Attended UCC 1906-1910

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Lieutenant Alfred Hamilton Thompson

Died: September 26, 1918

Attended UCC 1910

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Major William James Gordon Burns ’09

Died: September 28, 1918

Attended 1907-1909

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Lieutenant Colonel Charles James Townshend Stewart ’89

Died: September 28, 1918

Attended 1888-1889

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Lieutenant William Eberts Brown ’03

Died: September 28, 1918

Attended 1902-1903

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Lieutenant Christopher Frank Trees ’02

Died: September 29, 1918

Attended UCC 1898-1902

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Captain Henry Ewart Bethune ’09

Died: September 30, 1918

Attended 1903-1909

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Lieutenant Charles William Davison ’16

Died: October 4, 1918

Attended 1912-1916

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Second Lieutenant Donald Springer Osborne

Died: October 5, 1918

Attended 1906-1907, 1909

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Major Joseph Donaldson Simpson ’06

Died: October 11, 1918

Attended 1901-1906

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Second Lieutenant Louis Burney McMurtry ’14

Died: October 13, 1918

Attended 1913-1914

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Private Thomas Hope Stinson ’02

Died: October 20, 1918

Attended UCC 1898-1902

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Lieutenant Philip Edward Williams

Died: October 22, 1918

Attended 1905-1906

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Private 1st Class Winchell Habens Manchee ’10

Died: October 25, 1918

Attended 1907-1910

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Captain Charles Sparling ’98

Died: October 28, 1918

Attended UCC 1892, 1894-1898

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Captain Henry Purdom Thompson ’88

Died: November 2, 1918

Attended UCC 1886-1888

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Captain Edward Osler Bath ’05

Died: November 23, 1918

Attended UCC 1904-1905

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Major William Edward Steacy ’07

Died: November 25, 1918

Attended 1905-1907

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On August 04, 2014, The Canadian Press published the following First World War timeline, with key Canadian 1918 dates:

March 28, 1918:
Anti-conscription riots rock Quebec City.

May 24, 1918:
An Act to confer the Electoral Franchise upon Women extends the vote to women who were British subjects, 21 years of age, and otherwise meet the qualifications entitling a man to vote. It becomes effective Jan. 1, 1919.

Aug. 8-11, 1918:
The Battle of Amiens. The Canadian Corps spearheads the attack. German general calls Aug. 8 “the black day of the German Army.” Casualties: 9,074

Aug. 8-Nov. 11, 1918:
The Hundred Days, a series of hard-fought battles, Allied advances and German retreats, brings Canadians to Mons, Belgium on final day of the war.

Nov. 11, 1918:
An armistice goes into effect at 11 a.m. and the shooting and shelling stops.

If you would like to see the original Canadian Press Timeline please follow this link.