Lieutenant R. G. Masson
Lieutenant Robert Geoffery Masson was the son of Robert and Harriett Masson,
of Ottawa, Ontario. He attended St. Andrew's College from 1909 to 1910.
He enlisted in the 156th
Battalion, Canadian Infantry but was serving with the
20th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps when he was killed in action on May
24th, 1917 at the age of 22 years. Masson is buried in the
Military Cemetery, France (Grave Reference: IV. G. 17.)
Copy of Attestation Paper (National
Archives) - Front - Back
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Masson. This page also includes a link to his
commemoration on Page
291 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.