Oliver Watson, Pte.

Map point: Birthplace - Conc 17, Lot 29 Cardiff

Date of birth: 25 Jun 1881

Birthplace: Cardiff, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada

Occupation and residence on enlistment: Farmer, RR#2 Bancroft

Enlistment date and place: 26 Feb 1916, Bancroft

Regimental service #:636724

Battalion: 155th Overseas Battalion C.E.F.

Notes on war service: Oliver and his brothers David & George all enlisted in the same battalion in February 1916.

Killed in action? : No

Overseas burial location: N/A

Notes on life after the war: .

Link to digitized service file at Library & Archives Canada

Link to Settlers of Highlands East Family Tree website

Information submitted by: Adele Espina

Photo information & source: Brothers Oliver, David & George Watson, WW1 - Schoolhouse Historical Society