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Memorable Manitobans: John Wills Chandler (1883-?)

Military officer.

Born in Hampshire, England, 23 July 1883. Son of Francis Samuel Chandler (Chandler and Son, Solicitors, Basingstoke, Hants, England). Married Alice Julia Burrows, 10 January 1910. Educated at Winchester, England. Saw service in the South African War, Imperial Yeomanry. Overseas 1915, Canadian Expeditionary Force, 44th Battalion; continuous service until October, 1919. Joined Permanent Forces or Canada, 1907. Member, Ionic Lodge, AF & AM. Member, 1500 Club. Recreations: Golf, motoring and hunting. Address, 68 Assiniboine Drive, Tuxedo Park, Winnipeg.


Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

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