George Whitford Nelson Image

Name

Lieutenant-Colonel George Whitford Nelson

Born

1884-05-04

From

Occupation

Accountant

Death

1935-04

Where Died

Toronto, ON






Service Record 1


Conflict

Battalion



Service Record 2


Highest Rank

Lieutenant-Colonel

Conflict

Battalion

Enlisted

West Sandling Camp, Folkstone, England

Enlistment Date

1914-11-07

Prev Exp

32nd Bruce Regiment

Wounded Date

1916

Wounds

Shattered hand due to artillery burst.



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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


Online Collections Link







News Clippings


The Beacon Southampton, August 23, 1917
The Beacon Southampton, August 23, 1917