Beeson, James: Lieutenant

See this post for a letter written by him regarding the deaths of Pte. Hislop and Holland.

Service Record

Separated from service for “apparent nerve degeneration.” Implication he has a recent case of syphilis.

Notation from “The Honour Roll of the Ontario Teachers who Served in the Great War 1914 – 1918”

Beeson, James, Curtis St., St. Thomas; Phys. Dir. St. Thomas C.I.;

5/ 11/ 14, Lieut., 18th Bn., Fr., Dis. 13/1/17.

He was the Physical Education Director for St. Thomas Collegiate Institute.

Died:  6/6/1941

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