C. Weldon Travis
Lieutenant Clifford Weldon Travis was born May 5, 1893 in Sydney, Nova Scotia, the son of Mr. C. B. and Mrs. Priscilla Travis. He attended St Andrew's College from 1911 to 1914 where he was Head Prefect in both 1912-1913 and 1913-1914. He studied Applied Sciences at McGill University in Montreal from 1914 to 1915.
He had served in the McGill Battalion (COTC?) when he enlisted on October 6, 1915 with the 86th Machine Gun Battalion. He later served in the 18th Company, 2nd Battalion, Canadian Machine Gun Corps and was killed in action on August 28, 1918 at the age of 25. He is buried in Quebec Cemetery, France (Grave Reference: D. 14.)
A contemporary wrote:
from Not An Ordinary Place, pp117-118