Babcock, William Lester Rank Private Service # 17197 Unit # 7th Resident Dresden An engineer. Attestation 23/09/1914 at Valcatier to 7th Bn. Son of Mr. W. H. Babcock, of Dresden, Ontario. Age: 24 MIA Date of Death: 24/04/1915 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Cenotaph Dresden Cenotaph Sources Chatham Daily Planet (20-05-1915), RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 326 - 10 Supplemental Information Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 18 - 28 - 30. Cemetery: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Birthplace 20/11/1890 at Lampton County, ON. Next of Kin W. H. Babcock of Ridgetown, ON. Notice something wrong with this record? Or, do you have something to add? Report it using our online form.