Tuesday 25 January 2011

Lieutenant Courtlandt Freer McQuire

Born in 1893 in Webbwood, Ontario - son of Mrs. H.F. McQuire, Parry Sound, Ontario - at the time of his enlistment in 1917: present address in Parry Sound, Ontario; trade as gentleman; Presbyterian; currently a member of the Canadian Army Service Corps; no previous military service.

Joined the Canadian Army Service Corps, CEF, as a Lieutenant in Toronto, Ontario, on 17 April 1917 - attached to the 38th Battalion, CEF, from 13 September to 13 October 1918.

(sources: Library and Archives Canada (www.collectionscanada.gc.ca), online attestation papers; Canadian War Museum, 19740281-001, Manu 58F 2 3, 207th Canadian Infantry Battalion and 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Nominal Roll; The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Regimental Museum, A400-0007, Master Personnel List for the 38th Canadian Infantry Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force)

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