Lieutenant H. T. Beecroft
SAC 1912-1913

Lieutenant Harvey Taylor Beecroft son of William James & Isabella Beecroft of Edmonton, Alberta, attended St. Andrew's College from 1912-1913.

Vimy MemorialHe enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force and served with the 7th Company, Canadian Machine Gun Corps.

He was killed in action at Regina Trench (part of the Battle of the Somme) on October 8, 1916 at the age of 24. While his grave is unknown, his name is recorded on the Vimy Memorial, France.

  • Canadian Virtual War Memorial Page for Harvey Beecroft. This page also includes a link to his commemoration on Page 52 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.