Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Cpl. A. T. Barton - 778323
According to his attestation papers dated January 10, 1916 at Mimico, Arthur Thomas Barton of Mimico, Ontario was born on October 20, 1895 in Mimico. He listed his father Thomas Barton, Mimico, as his next of kin. He was a farmer and an active member of the 12th Regiment, York Rangers. He was 20 years and 3 months of age and stood 5 fee 11 1/2 inches tall. He had blue eyes, fair hair and complexion. He had a "compound fracture of a rib below right hip" ? He was a member of the Church of England.