Norman Ivan Larter

M, #3335, b. 9 August 1894, d. 9 December 1917
Father*Edward Larter b. 25 Sep 1856, d. 11 Nov 1913
Mother*Mary Victoria Ryan b. 21 Aug 1860, d. 18 Oct 1967
Norman Larter
Nov. 7 1916
     Norman Ivan Larter was born on Thursday, 9 August 1894 at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada. Dr. H. H. Oldright attended at the birth. He appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Edward Larter at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada. He was listed as: Larter, Norman I, male, white, son, single, born Aug. 9, 1894 in Ontario, age 6, of English origin, Canadian, Church of England, attended school for 9 months, able to read, write and speak English. He appeared on the census of Tuesday, 6 June 1911 in the household of Edward Larter at 167 Robb Street, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada. He began military service on Tuesday, 7 November 1916 at Curtiss School, Long Branch, Ontario, Canada, where he trained on a Curtiss Biplane.
     Norman died on Sunday, 9 December 1917 at age 23 years and 4 months while flying in a Short Admiralty 184 Type tractor biplane seaplane, on patrol from seaplane carrier the Riviera, failed to return, presumed drowned. Reginald J. Robins, wireless telegraph operator also failed to return, presumed drowned.