name

Lieutenant-Colonel William Henry Fenton

name

Lieutenant-Colonel William Henry Fenton

born

1883-11-24

occupation

Carpenter

religion

Anglican

death

1972-02-09

where died

Tara, ON 2

AWARDS

Military Service Medal (London Gazette 30340), 1917; 1914-15 Star; 1914-18 Service Medal; 1914-19 Great War and Civilization Medal; Twenty-year Medal for long service in teh Colonial Auxiliary Forces,

SERVICE RECORD

highest rank

Lieutenant-Colonel

battalion

32nd Regiment

reg num

53225

highest rank

Lieutenant

conflict

1914-1918

battalion

18th Battalion

enlisted

London, ON 4

date

1914-10-28

STORIES & ARTIFACTS

notes

William joined the 32nd Regiment after WWI. He became Major in 1923. IN 1926, he was placed in command of "C" Company. In 1928 he was given the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

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