CEF Soldier Detail

Major George Taylor Denison
Died: May 8, 1917

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
19th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Margaret M. Denison, Wife, 98 Rusholme Road, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
November 12, 1869
Trade or Calling:
Lawyer
Marital Status:
Married
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
Age at enlistment:
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Unknown
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
May 8, 1917
Age at Death:
47
Buried at:
Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
V. J. 4.
Commemorated:
Toronto Board of Trade Memorial
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 2447 - 8
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

His attestation papers aren't listed under his name on LAC but it is strongly believed that Major George T. Dension, whose papers aren't online, is our man due to a spelling mistake by LAC.

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Major Canadian Infantry 19th Battalion
Lieutenant-Colonel Canadian Corps Cyclists 2nd Divisional Cyclists Company

Son of Col. George T. Denison and Caroline Denison; husband of Margaret M. Denison, of 98, Rusholme Rd., Toronto. 

Had been a Major with the Governor General's Body Guard.