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Body Of Eric Partridge Recovered 
Newspapers  "Body Of Eric Partridge Recovered," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Jun 1930, p. 1  Body recovered ; Search continues for other victim ; Kaministiquia River ; Eric Partridge (drowned) ; Louise Tiboni (missing) ; Dr. J.W. Cook (coroner) Full text available on microfilm
River Gives Up Second Victim To Searchers 
Newspapers  "River Gives Up Second Victim To Searchers," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Jun 1930, p. 1  Kaministiquia River ; Eric Partridge ; Louise Tiboni ; Rev. T. Lloyd ; H.H. Browne ; J. Martin ; D. Black ; E. McComber ; J. Robb ; E. Romanik Full text available on microfilm
Cyclist Falls To Death In River 
Newspapers  "Cyclist Falls To Death In River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 12 Jul 1930, p. 1  Kaministiquia River ; Walter Marks (drowned) ; Constable Stewart ; Constable Dawson ; Constable Aldrich ; Peter Miller Full text available on microfilm
Mystery Body Comes To Top Of Kam River 
Newspapers  "Mystery Body Comes To Top Of Kam River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Jul 1930, p. 1  Sydney Wilkinson (believed drowned) ; Kaministiquia River ; Ralph Berglund Full text available on microfilm
Nipigon Man Dies As Car Skids, Rolls Into Creek 
Newspapers  "Nipigon Man Dies As Car Skids, Rolls Into Creek," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Dec 1954, p. 1  Motor vehicle accidents ; Geraldton, ON ; Louis Housais (killed) ; Lily Kalabasa (injured) ; Nipigon, ON ; Highway 11 ; Drowning ; R.A. (Bob) Colquhoun ; Mrs. Colquhoun ; Corporal Harry Drackley ; Constable H. McDonald ; International Hotel ; Fawcett's Funeral Home Full text available on microfilm
Two Drown When Thrown From Boat 
Newspapers  "Two Drown When Thrown From Boat," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 Jul 1930, 1 & 3  Kaministiquia River ; Bernard Harmer (drowned) ; Sidney Wilkinson (drowned) ; High rate of speed ; Thrown from motor boat ; Gordon Murdock ; Charles Fraser ; E.C. Ahrens (witness) ; Charles Follett (witness) Full text available on microfilm
Man And Girl Down In Kam River 
Newspapers  "Man And Girl Down In Kam River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 27 Jun 1930, 1 & 18  Accidental drownings ; Youth drown ; Pulpwood boom ; Log roll ; Kaministiquia river ; Pigeon River Lumber Company ; Louise Tiboni (drowned) ; Eric Partridge (drowned) ; Margaret Tiboni (injured) ; John J. Tiboni ; J. Wright ; C.E. Chapple ; H.W. Partridge Full text available on microfilm
Fear Man Has Drowned Self 
Newspapers  "Fear Man Has Drowned Self," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Jun 1917  Robert Somerville ; Feared to have committed suicide ; Last seen on McIntyre Bridge ; Port Arthur resident Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Divisional Signalling Corps ; Lieut. Bennett ; Recruiting in Lakehead ; Latest recruits ; Peter McRitchie of Fort William ; Garland Graham of Fort William Captain J.G. O'Neill ; Returned soldiers ; Returning soldier ; Invalided back to Canada ; Bronchial condition...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. R.G. Faulkner ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; Kenora, ON resident ; Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; Passes through Port Arthur en route to Kenora ; Invalided home Algoma Hotel ; To reopen Mr. D. McKay ; Rescues two children from...
Human Chain Saver Of Lives 
Newspapers  "Human Chain Saver Of Lives," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1917  Current River Park ; Current River ; W.A. McCallum saves three boys from drowning ; Other bystanders form human chain to save boys Full text available on microfilm
Found Drowned In Whitefish River 
Newspapers  "Found Drowned In Whitefish River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jul 1917  Mrs. Fred Sharp (deceased) ; Sellers, ON resident ; Whitefish River Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jul 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. Pat Murphy (shell shock) ; Port Arthur resident ; Originally enlisted with 212th Battalion ; Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; To return to Port Arthur Lieut. J.D. Dempsey (died while POW) ; Relatives in Fort William ; No unit given Pte. George...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Jul 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. Mark Harris ; Fort William resident ; 3rd Battalion ; Returned soldiers ; Returning soldiers ; Recently returned to Fort William ; To go to Winnipeg for surgery Pte. Edward Leake (wounded) ; Port Arthur resident ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ;...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 12 Jul 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; E.H. Finlinson ; Recently returned soldier ; Returning soldiers ; Accepts position in the post office Pte. Biddulph (ill) ; In st. Joseph's Hospital ; Blood poisoning Pte. W. Irving ; Recently returned soldier ; Originally enlisted with 94th Battalion ; 94th...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 17 Jul 1917  Current River ; Current River Beach ; Three 5-6 year old boys almost drown ; Son of H.E. Royds and two sons of E.B. McKay ; Miss Betty Green and Mr. W.A. McCallum save boys ; Dr. Bucke, Dr. Eakins, Dr. Powell also assist with rescue Full text available on microfilm
Returned Soldier Drowned At Kenora 
Newspapers  "Returned Soldier Drowned At Kenora," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 23 Jul 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. George Creighton (deceased) ; Kenora, ON resident ; Recently returned soldier ; Returning soldiers ; Falls overboard during rough seas Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Jul 1917  Peter Miller ; Office worker in CNR freight office ; Saves two girls from drowning ; Near Empire Elevator, Fort William Paterson Co. Grain Elevator O ; N.S. Hansen (deceased) ; Fort William resident Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Aug 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. J.P. Mooney ; Will recruit 100 men from Military District No.10 ; Reinforcements for the Forestry, Railway Construction Battalions W.M. Thompson (deceased) ; Goderich resident ; Sailor on the steamer Mariska ; Fell into water in Fort William Full text...
Tug Engineer Falls Overboard 
Newspapers  "Tug Engineer Falls Overboard," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 7 Aug 1917  J. Pettulla (deceased) ; Barice M. (ship) ; Rossport, ON ; Bowman Fish Company ; Lake Superior Full text available on microfilm
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