Lawson, William Alexander

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Regiment number: Oxford Rifles, Embro Detachment
  • Date of birth: November 28, 1924
  • Where born: East Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of death: March 30, 2015
  • Burial location: North Embro Cemetery, Embro, Oxford County, Ontario
  • Wars Served: World War II
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Born in East Zorra Township, William Lawson was working for Angus McKay on Lot 25, Concession 8, when he enlisted with the Embro detachment of the Oxford Rifles. He trained in Embro and London. After the war, he married Ruth Shewan, and in 1955 they bought the property at 76 John St., Embro.

 

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