1914/15 Trio to CPL / 2nd LIEUT Thomas Victor Duncan 19th CAN.INF. with Personal Ephemera

£250.00
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Description:


55413 CPL T.V.DUNCAN 19/CAN.INF (on star)

LIEUT T.V.DUNCAN (on pair)


Thomas Victor Duncan, born Forest Gate, London 1887


Pre-war Architect.


Enlisted Toronto 11/11/14


To France with 19th CAN.INF (1st Central Ontario Regt) 14/9/15


This unit took part in the Battles of Flers-Courcelette, Thiepval, Le Transloy & the Ancre Heights on the Somme, 1916


Commissioned Temp.Lieutenant 14/12/16


Disabled back to Blighty 17/5/17 suffering from pharyngitis & neurasthenia (shell-shock).


Died 6/12/70.


With a quantity of personal ephemera:-

> Small book of biblical quotes 'Our Daily Food' inscribed 'Lieut Thos.V.Duncan from Dad. 19th Batt Canadians'

> Original 19th CEF Cap Badge (brooched; lacks pin)

> 4 x Full sized '19th' brass buttons

> 7 x Smaller '19th' brass buttons


With supporting documentation.


His CEF Officer Service Papers (over 100 pages) are available online - Click Here


Condition: NEF