The First World War
Officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Lieut. William Louis Barrett-Lennard, M.C.

Soldiers of the First World War database entry - W.L. Barrett-Lennard

Lieut. William Louis Barrett-Lennard (1918)

Lieut. William Louis Barrett-Lennard (1918)


First World War Mention in Despatches:

Lieut., The RCR; L.G. 31089, 27 Dec 1918

M.C. Citation:

SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE, 3 JUNE, 1919. 30 May 1919, Issue number: 31370, Page number: 6836

Lt. William Louis Barrett-Lennard, R. Can. R., Nova Sco. R. - Citation not found

Entry at

William Louis Barrett-Lennard was born in 1893.1 He was the son of William Barrett-Lennard and Laura Sophia Johnson. He married Agnes Mildred Dowsett, daughter of Nathaniel Dowsett, in 1920. William Louis Barrett-Lennard fought in the First World War, where he was wounded. He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Canadian Infantry. (Cited reference: Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition.)

Date of Birth - 28 Aug 1893; Russell, Manitoba

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