Lieutenant Wallace Algie
20th Infantry Battalion – Cambrai, France, 100 Days Campaign, First World War
Born on 10 June 1891 in Alton, Ontario, Algie served with the 20th Infantry Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. He received the Victoria Cross for his actions on 11 October 1918 during the advance to Cambrai. Algie and his troops captured two machine guns and a number of prisoners, clearing part of the village of Cambrai. He was killed later that day.