Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Trumbull Warren

In memory of:

Captain Trumbull Warren

April 20, 1915

Military Service


Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

15th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Mr. H. D. and Sarah Trumbull Warren; husband of Marjory L. Snively (formerly Warren), of "Glenlonely," Aurora, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 40 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. A. 68.

Location:

The YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY is located to the North West of the town. From the station turn left and drive along M.Fochlaan to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left into M.Haiglaan along for 300 meters and turn right into M.Plumerlaan. The YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY is on the right hand side, approx 200 meters along.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Letter– Letter written by the mother of Capt Warren to the Commanding Officer of the 48th Highlanders thanking the Regiment for its support following the death of her son.
Submitted by BGen G Young (ret), 15th battalion CEF Memorial Project.
Dileas Gu Brath
  • Letter (Page 2)– Letter written by the mother of Capt Warren to the Commanding Officer of the 48th Highlanders thanking the Regiment for its support following the death of her son.
Submitted by BGen G Young (ret), 15th battalion CEF Memorial Project.
Dileas Gu Brath
  • Document– Passage from the Regimental History of the the 48th Highlanders of Canada describing the death of Captain Trumbull Warren.
Submitted by BGen G Young, 15th Battalion CEF Memorial Project
Dileas Gu Brath
  • Photo of Trumbull Warren– Captain Trumbull Warren in the 48th Highlander's uniform.  Image from a 1919 Canadian edited series on the events of 1915.
  • Press clipping– Article appearing in the Evening Telegram (Toronto) on April 22nd, 1915.
  • Photo of Trumball Warren– From "The War Book of Upper Canada College", edited by Archibald Hope Young, Toronto, 1923.  This book is a Roll of Honour including former students who served during WWI.
  • Memorial plaque– Capt. Trumbull Warren is remembered on this brass Memorial Tablet.  It was unveiled on May 1st, 1921 in memory of Upper Canada College students who died on active service during WWI.  UCC is located in Toronto, Ontario.
  • Group Photo– Officers of the 48th Highlanders from "The Red Watch - With the First Canadian Division in Flanders" written by Colonel J.A. Currie, M.P.  Published in Toronto in 1916 and dedicated to the memory of the Canadian soldiers who fell in Flanders.  Capt. Warren is described on several occasions in this book covering the experiences of the 48th Highlanders (15th Battalion) from 1914-15.  In this group portrait he is in the bottom row (seated) and second from the left.
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Grave Marker
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 1 May 1915.
  • Royal Canadian Yacht Club Memorial– The Royal Canadian Yacht Club World War One Memorial, Toronto, Ontario.  
Images of the 1926 unveiling ceremony and the names listed on the side 
panels of the sun dial memorial. This unveiling and the photographs were 
presented in a special edition booklet entitled "In Memoriam 1914-1918".
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Badge– 15th Bn cap badge. Photo  BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team.
 
DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Shoulder patch– 1st Division, 3rd Brigade shoulder patch worn by 15th Battalion (48th Highlanders of Canada). Photo BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team..

DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Grave Marker– Gravemarker. Photo BGen G. Young 15th Battalion Memorial Project Team
		
 DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Memorial Plaque– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.
681 Captain Trumbull Warren (RMC 1904) was the son of Mr. H. D. and Sarah Trumbull Warren; husband of Marjory L. Snively (formerly Warren), of "Glenlonely," Aurora, Ontario. He served with the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment), 15th Bn. He died 20 April 1915. He was buried in the Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in Belgium.
  • Memorial Stained Glass– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.
681 Captain Trumbull Warren (RMC 1904) was the son of Mr. H. D. and Sarah Trumbull Warren; husband of Marjory L. Snively (formerly Warren), of "Glenlonely," Aurora, Ontario. He served with the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment), 15th Bn. He died 20 April 1915. He was buried in the Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in Belgium.
  • Memorial– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.
681 Captain Trumbull Warren (RMC 1904) was the son of Mr. H. D. and Sarah Trumbull Warren; husband of Marjory L. Snively (formerly Warren), of "Glenlonely," Aurora, Ontario. He served with the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment), 15th Bn. He died 20 April 1915. He was buried in the Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in Belgium.
  • Photo of Trumbull Warren– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Trumball Warren– Captain T. Warren, second-in-command No. 4 Company, 15th Battalion CEF (48th Highlanders of Canada.

Extracted from a panoramic photograph of the 15th Battalion on parade prior to embarkation from Canada to the UK as part of the 1st Contingent of the Canadian Expeditionary Force.

Photograph from the arhives of the 48th Highlanders Museum, Toronto and submitted by BGen G Young, 15th Battalion Memorial Project team.

Dileas Gu Brath
  • Memorial Arch– He is listed on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada.
  • Memorial Stair– Royal Military College, Kingston
  • Photo of Trumball Warren– Capt T. Warren.  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Newspaper Clipping– Capt T. Warren.  Submitted by 15th Bn Memorial Project Team.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Newspaper Clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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