name

Lieutenant-Colonel George Whitford Nelson

name

Lieutenant-Colonel George Whitford Nelson

born

1884-05-04

from

Elsinore, ON 1

occupation

Accountant

death

1935-04

where died

Toronto, ON 2

SERVICE RECORD

conflict

1850-1913

battalion

32nd Regiment

highest rank

Lieutenant-Colonel

conflict

1914-1918

battalion

18th Battalion

date

1914-11-07

prev exp

32nd Bruce Regiment

wounds

Shattered hand due to artillery burst.

date

1916

STORIES & ARTIFACTS

notes

Was returned to Canada in late 1916; was posted to HQ in London, ON. There he stayed on and was posted to the demobilization depot in 1919.

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