The First World War
Officers of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Lieut. Donald De Vere Shields

Soldiers of the First World War database entry - D.D. Shields

GvR Memorial Cross


Capt. Shields is buried in the Mons (Bergen) Communal Cemetery; Belgium.

Canadian Virtual War Memorial:  D.D. Shields

Royal Bank of Canada Honour Roll (Source)

LIEUTENANT SHIELDS, born at Bear River, Nova Scotia, June 8, 1895. Home in Liverpool, Nova Scotia. Joined Liverpool branch, June 12, 1912. Enlisted from Bridgewater, Nova Scotia branch, December 1, 1915, in the 112th Battalion. Present at Lens, Hill 70, and Passchendaele. Killed in action November 10, 1918, the last night of the War, at the capture of Mons.

Date of Birth - 8 Jun 1895

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