U of T alumnus Thain McDowell received the Victoria Cross for his heroism at Vimy Ridge in April, 1917.
Our history: remembering U of T in wartime
Take a virtual tour, read about the main features of the building and access historical resources for students and researchers.
The Soldiers’ Tower Committee, a sub-committee of the University of Toronto Alumni Association, assists the University to raise funds, looks after the memorial and does other volunteer work. Connect with us by email, phone or social media.