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Name:Alexander Jenkins Converse
Affiliation:Class of 1910
Biography & Genealogy:Born on December 3, 1887. Matriculated on September 2, 1905 from Columbus, OH. Dropped on February 7, 1907. World War I record: Enlisted in 48th Battalion, Canadian Infantry, British Expeditionary Force, in February, 1915, and served with conspicuous gallantry to the end of the War. Promoted to sergeant. Severly wounded three times, but after leaving Hospital returned to the Front every time, against the protest of the medical authorities. Very highly commended for distinguished valour in action on many occasions. (He had previously served with great honour in the Phillippines.)Died on June 21, 1936.
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