William Victor Tranter Image

Name

Sergeant William Victor Tranter

Born

1894-05-24

From

Occupation

Student

Religion

Church of England

Death

1915-06-10

Where Died

France

Killed

Killed in Action, shrapnel wounds

Cemetery

Awards

1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Monument




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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

6860

Highest Rank

Sergeant

Conflict

Battalion

1st Battalion - 1st Contingent

Enlisted

Valcartier, QC

Enlistment Date

1914-09-22

Prev Exp

Yes

Wounds

Shrapnel wounds

Wounded Where

Festubert, France



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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Sources & Links

History of the County of Bruce Vol. 2
William Victor Tranter fonds
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


William Victor Tranter, ca. 1915
William Victor Tranter, ca. 1915
Six Bruce Boys left on firing line out of 71 article
Six Bruce Boys left on firing line out of 71 article
Walkerton Telescope, June 24, 1916
Walkerton Telescope, June 24, 1916

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