George Whitford Nelson Image

Name

Lieutenant-Colonel George Whitford Nelson

Born

1884-05-04

From

Occupation

Accountant

Death

1935-04

Where Died

Toronto, ON



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Service Record 1


Conflict

Battalion



Service Record 2


Highest Rank

Lieutenant-Colonel

Conflict

Battalion

Enlistment Date

1914-11-07

Wounds

Shattered hand due to artillery burst.



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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.







Stories & Artifacts


This section, including captions, is a work in progress, with an expected completion date of Dec. 31, 2019. Please contact us with any questions about these images: archives@brucecounty.on.ca; 519-797-2080.


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Canteen
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I.D. Bracelet
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Colonial Auxiliary Forces Medal, Back
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Colonial Auxiliary Forces Medal, Front
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Epaulet
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I.D Tag, Side A
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I.D Tag, Side B
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Mess Kit
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WW1 Barracks, George Whitford Nelsons Men
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Bruce in Khaki book
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Letter to Nelson re 1914
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Official letter of transmission
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Officers of 18th Battalion, Wolseley London ON
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Officers of 18th Battalion, Wolseley London ON
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Dickebush Church, Belgium, likely Belgium
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Martin and Pickard, likely Belgium
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Soldier in Trench with Bayonet, likely Belgium
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soldiers in trench, likely Belgium
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18th Battalion Officers Mess ca 1915 to 1916
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18th Battalion in Kent England ca 1915 to 1916
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A Halt by the Wayside at Aldington ca 1915 to 1916
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Soldiers board Train to boats overseas ca 1915 to 1916
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009 Wigle, Milligan and Nelson ca 1915
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012 George Whitford Nelson and Col Wigle ca 1915
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013 George Whitford Nelson L and Wigle ca 1915
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016 Col George Whitford Nelson in Kent, Eng ca 1915
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025 Ferguson, Milligan, and Nelson ca 1915
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074 Nelson in Hyde Park ca 1915
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1915, Dec 20 George Whitford Nelson field service postcard back
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1915,Sept 15 George Whitford Nelson field service postcard back
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13 Jul 1915, a
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13 Jul 1915, b
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13 Jul 1915, c
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13 Jul 1915, d
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17 Apr, 1915, a
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17 Apr, 1915, b
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17 Apr, 1915, c
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Officers NCOs 32nd Bruce Regt Southampton
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George Nelson commission scroll 1902
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Nelson, George enlistment card
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