Only son of Victor William Mitchell and Caroline Evelyn Landor, his wife, of North Vancouver, British Columbia. Enlisted 72nd Seaforth Highlanders (Vancouver) January 1915, transf. to 47th Bn. March, 1915.
CEF Burial Registers - Killed in Action - whilst taking part in operations South of Messines, he was hit in the head and instantly killed by an enemy rifle bullet.