Monday, February 22, 2010
According to his attestation papers dated November 27, 1914 at Toronto, George Wilfred Lomas was born on June 13, 1895 at Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England. He listed Wilfred Lomas, Mimico Beach, as he next of kin. He was a farmer by trade and indicated that he belonged to an active militia and had previous military experience. He was 19 years and 6 months of age and stood 5 feet 8 inches tall. He had blue eyes and fair hair and complexion. He was a member of the Church of England.