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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Leycester Ingles

In memory of:

Chaplain 4th Class George Leycester Ingles

January 1, 1915

Military Service


Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Army Chaplains Department

Division:

attd. 3rd Bn. Canadian Inf. (1st Central Ontario Regt.).

Additional Information


Son of Charles Leycester Ingles and Frances Helen, his wife, of 408, Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 21 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BULFORD CHURCH CEMETERY
Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

I. 3. 2.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– The Varsity War Supplement, University of Toronto, July 1915.
  • Press Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 2 January 1915.
  • Honor Roll– Honour Roll from The Varsity War Supplement, University of Toronto, July 1915.
  • Press Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 2 January 1915, page 3.
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 1 February 1915.
  • Honour Roll– Trintity College in the University of Toronto
WW1 Memorial book list of Fallen
  • Memorial Prize– A Memorial Prize in memory of the Reverend George Leycester Ingles was listed in Trinity College School¿s admissions handbook in 1921.  This private school was established in 1865 in Port Hope, Ontario.
  • Roll of Service– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • Memorial plaque– Memorial Plaque for the Rev. George Leycester Ingles in Bulford church, Salisbury Plain, England.  From the history of the No. 1 Canadian General Hospital, by Kenneth Cameron, 1938.
  • St Thomas (Anglican) Church– St. Thomas (Anglican) Church, Huron St., Toronto, Ontario.   The octagonal Baptistry (1917) houses a central baptismal font, and also serves as a World 
War One memorial for the war dead of this parish. The room includes stained glass windows by the Bromsgrove Guild. These show images of medieval knights, St. Michael the Archangel and St. George, and a wounded soldier in a circa 1914-1918 military uniform standing among red poppies.  Individually inscribed wooden war memorial panels line the walls.  Each panel includes the name of a war casualty in gilt lettering with rank, unit and date of 
death.
  • War Memorial Window– One of the sets of War Memorial stained glass windows in the St. Thomas 
Church Baptistry.
  • Memorial– A detail of the memorial panel dedicated to Chaplain George Leycester Ingles.  Located in the St. Thomas Church Baptistry, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Memorial Stained Glass– Beechwood National Military Cemetery
Hall of Colours
Military Chaplains stained glass window
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Craig B.Cameron

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