Canadian soldier, the first Canadian officer to become a general. His success at commanding a Canadian brigade in the Second Battle of Ypres 1915 led to his promotion to general and from 1917 he was commander of the Canadian Corps for the rest of World War I.
He forced the Quéant Switch line and captured Cambrai 1918. He was knighted 1917 and in 1920 became principal of McGill University, Montreal.
City in Minnesota (USA); zip code 56123.