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Memorial to the Fallen
The Great War 1914 ~ 1918 | Ninetieth Anniversary

Profiles of the Fallen

Defoe
Rank and Honours: Private
Unit(s): The 4th Canadian Mounted Rifles, 2nd Central Ontario Regiment
Next of Kin / Parents: Mrs. D. M. Defoe, 23 Sultan Street, Toronto
Date of Birth: 19 October, 1892
Enlisted: Toronto, August 1914
Date of Death (& Place): Age: 24
  2 June, 1916 in action at Zillebeke
Burial Information: No known grave, Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial
Details have been verified from the following sources:

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Veterans Affairs Canada

Commonwealth War Grave Commission