Ira (Harry) Liscombe

Map point: Place of residence in Wilberforce

Date of birth: 10 Jun 1893

Birthplace: Omemee, Victoria, Ontario

Residence at time of enlistment: Larder Lake, Ontario

Service Branch: Canadian Army

Unit: Royal Canadian Engineers

Service #:B28511

Notes on war service: Ira also served in WW1. During WW2, because of his experience as a hard rock miner, he spent two and a half years in Gibralter working on the fortifications.

Killed in action? :No

Overseas burial location: N/A

Notes on life after the war: Ira's family moved back to Wilberforce village during the war and Ira joined them at war's end.

Link to Settlers of Highlands East Family Tree website

Information submitted by: Flo Elliott, daughter of Ira Liscombe

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