Williams, Lorne Willard

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Branch: Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force
  • Regiment number: 302748
  • Date of birth: January 22, 1892
  • Date of death: January 6, 1917
  • Wars Served: World War I
  • Commemorated: Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, Kent, England; Cenotaph, Memorial Park Embro, West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Years of service: October 4, 1914 - January 6, 1917
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Lorne Williams was born Jan. 22, 1892, son of John Williams. He was a railway worker, who on May 21, 1914, in Ingersoll, married Annie Jeanette Masters of Embro. On Oct. 4, 1914, he enlisted and on Jan. 6, 1917, he died overseas. He is buried in the Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, Kent, England.

 

 

 

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