William Sampson Lindsay Image

Name

Private William Sampson Lindsay

Born

1893-01-03

From

Occupation

Bank Clerk

Religion

Presbyterian

Death

1917-06-11

Where Died

Le Treport, France

Killed

Killed in Action

Cemetery

Monument







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

455913

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

75th Battalion

Enlisted

Brockville, ON

Enlistment Date

1916-02-29


Service Record 2


Regimental Number

455913

Highest Rank

Private

Conflict

Battalion

59th Battalion

Enlisted

Brockville, ON

Enlistment Date

1916-02-29



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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


Online Collections Link




Sources & Links

a) McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print. ;
b) Ontario Vital Statistics;
c) Royal Canadian Legion, Br. 102, Walkerton, Veteran’s Commemoration photo album (AX2015.013.003).
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


Walkerton Herald and Times
Walkerton Herald and Times
Walkerton Telescope, July 19, 1917
Walkerton Telescope, July 19, 1917
Walkerton Telescope, July 12, 1917
Walkerton Telescope, July 12, 1917