William Herbert Wager signature

On this day in 1916, William Herbert Wagar signed up in Oshawa. He was born in Deseronto on May 13th, 1888, the son of William Henry Wagar and Eva Eliza (née Scrimshaw). He married Elizabeth Victoria Cairns in Oshawa on September 11th, 1911.

Wagar joined the 116th Battalion with the regimental number 746140. He was five feet three and three quarter inches tall, with a medium complexion, brown eyes and brown hair.

William seems to have survived the war, but it’s not clear where he lived after it.