David Alexander Besito Image

Name

Lance Corporal David Alexander Besito

Born

1871-12-03

From

Occupation

Mason

Religion

Roman Catholic

Awards

British War Medal






Service Record 1


Regimental Number

802628

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1915-12-31

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Service Record 2


Regimental Number

2356548

Highest Rank

Lance Corporal

Conflict

Battalion

Western Ontario Regiment

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1918-03-18



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

Visit the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre's Online Collections, through the link below, for more information related to this soldier.


Online Collections Link




Notes

Transferred to CCAC January 1 1917. Discharged as medically unfit May 5, 1917




Sources & Links

Bruce in Khaki: A History of the Bruce Battalion
- Library & Archives Canada



News Clippings


160th Battalion Enlistment Card
160th Battalion Enlistment Card