They shall grow not old as we that are left grow old. Age shall not weary them nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning. WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
In memory of my dear friend Edward (Ted) Slade R.C.N. 1933 - 2011. Also my Grandfathers. Alfred Arnold Chamberlaine R.S.M Kings Royal Rifles and Douglas Thomas Thrift, Royal Horse Artillery. Veterans of the Great War.
Thursday, September 22, 2011
Private James Edward Webster
799975 Private James Edward Webster was born in Kent England on September 6, 1889. At the time of his enlistment he lived in Toronto with his wife Louisa and was a Press Operator by trade. He would join the 134th BN. 48th Highlanders Overseas BN., C.E.F. on February 4th, 1916 at the age of 26.
At sometime during his war service in France he was invalided back to Canada for further treatment for injuries he had sustained. He would die on January 2, 1920 at the age of 29 from injuries attributed to his military service.