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Douglas Quirk Ellis

In memory of:

Lieutenant Douglas Quirk Ellis

February 8, 1918

Military Service


Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Flying Corps

Additional Information


Born:

September 13, 1896
York, Toronto, Ontario

Enlistment:

April 30, 1917
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Matthew C. and Harriette Vallack Ellis, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 604 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TORONTO (MOUNT PLEASANT) CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

F. Lot 8.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram February 1918. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star.  Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source:  The Globe, Toronto Friday April 19 1918
  • Memorial
  • The Soldiers' Tower– The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto between 1919-1924 in memory of those lost to the University during the Great War.  The name of "Lt. D. Q. Ellis R.F.C." is among the 628 names carved on the Memorial Screen, which can be seen at photo left. Photo by K. Parks.
  • Memorial Room– Memorial Room, Soldiers' Tower, University of Toronto.  Photo by David Pike, 2010.

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