Lieutenant-Colonel Joseph Whiteside Boyle, D.S.O. 1867-1923

Known for many years as Klondike Joe, Boyle was a prospector in the Yukon where he invested in timber and electric power operations as well as gold dredging. His daring exploits during the Second World War, especially on behalf of the people of Romania, are legendary.


At the Presbyterian Cemetery, where his grave is located, Vansittart Avenue, Woodstock

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Oxford

Municipality: City of Woodstock