The First World War
Officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Lieut. James Thomas Probert, M.C.

Soldiers of the First World War database entry - J.T. Probert

GvR Memorial Cross


Lieut. Probert is buried in the Crest Cemetery; Nord, France.

Canadian Virtual War Memorial:  J.T. Probert

M.C. Citation

SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE, 16 SEPTEMBER, 1918; 13 September 1918, Issue number: 30901

Lt. James Thomas Probert, Nova Scotia Regt. - For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. This officer led a raiding party against an enemy post. In the first attempt he was wounded, and all the bombs were expended; but after fetching up more the post was reached and the garrison driven into a dug-out in rear, a machine gun and other materiel being captured. He was wounded a second time, but persisted until his objective was gained.

Date of Birth - 22 Aug 1892

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