Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Samuel Simpson Sharpe

In memory of
Lieutenant Colonel
Samuel Simpson Sharpe
May 25, 1918
Montreal, Québec

Military Service:

Age:
45
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force
Division:
Commanding 116th Bn.
Citation(s):
British War Medal and Victory Medal
Honours and Awards:
Distinguished Service Order

Additional Information:

Born:
March 13, 1873 Zephyr, Ontario
Enlistment:
February 10, 1916 Uxbridge, Ontario

Son of George and Mary Ann (nee Simpson) Sharpe. Husband of Mable Edith (nee Crosby) Sharpe of Uxbridge, Ontario.

Lieutenant-Colonel Sharpe was also a serving Member of Parliament for Ontario North from 20 January 1909 until his death.

Commemorated on Page 499 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
UXBRIDGE CEMETERY ; Ontario, Canada
Grave Reference:
N/A

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Photo of Samuel Sharpe – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of Samuel Sharpe – From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement Fourth Edition 1918
published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Group Photo – Group Photograph of the Officers of the 116th (Ontario County) Battalion.  Published prominently in the Toronto Star on January 5th, 1918.
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Calgary Herald. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping – Source:  The Globe, Toronto, Friday, May 10, 1918
  • Newspaper clipping – THE CALGARY DAILY HERALD MAY 25 1918
  • Newspaper Clipping – Newspaper Clipping Part 1.  The Globe, Toronto, Monday, May 27, 1918
  • Newspaper Clipping – Newspaper Clipping Part 2.  The Globe, Toronto, Monday, May 27, 1918
  • Newspaper Clipping 2
  • Newspaper Clipping – EDITORIAL The Globe, Toronto, Monday, May 27, 1918
  • Honour Roll – "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", 1921.
  • Press Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Osgoode Hall War Memorial

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