Carson, William James: Service no. 651839


Digitized Service Record

Source: Duty Nobly Done Roll of Honour


Will Carson Wounded
Word was received here from Wiarton on Saturday that Will Carson, a Bruce soldier well-known in Walkerton, was wounded in the face, He went Overseas with the 160th Bruce Batt’n. For several years he was employed by Mr. James Whitehead here and was highly thought of in town.

Source: Walkerton Telescope, August 22, 1918, p. 1


Pte. W.J. Carson’s headstone provided by a family member.


“Died of Wounds” (Gunshot Wounds, Neck and Back) at No. 11 Stationary Hospital, Rouen.

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