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Barnsley, L. 
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Burley, H. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesText    Warrant Officer G. Herbert Burley of Fenelon Falls, Ont. paid the supreme sacrifice in World War II. From the Honour Roll for Victoria and Haliburton Counties of those who have given their lives in the cause of freedom.
Copeland, R. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesText    Pte. Ross Copeland enlisted 12 January 1943 and trained at British Columbia and Kingston. Posted Overseas 29 June 1944. Killed 13 October 1944.
Hill, E.I. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesImageText  "Hill, E.I.," Macleans, 15 Nov 1944  Gunner Everitt Ivan Hill enlisted with the Royal Canadian Artillery on 24 March 1941, training at Brantford, Petawawa, and Debert (N.S.). He proceeded overseas on 21 October 1941 and on D-Day went to France and through to Caen, Normandy where he paid the supreme sacrifice at Caen. He was...
Hore, R. 
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Hore, R. 
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Murtha, J. 
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McGrath, J. 
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Nicholls, J.S. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesText    Pte. J.S. Nicholls, Eagle Lake, killed in Italy - letter received from his superior
Frederick, E. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesText    ***The details described of the conditions might be disturbing to some readers.
Moir, A. 
NewspapersGenealogical ResourcesText    C 65625 Pte. Andrew Moir enlisted with the Canadian Army on 6 March 1941. He trained at Ottawa and St. John N.B. He was one of 50 who were chosen at Niagara Falls to go overseas and saw action at Hong Kong. He was killed on 25 December 1941.
Last Letter Received From W.J. Huston Was Written After Action 
Newspapers  "Last Letter Received From W.J. Huston Was Written After Action," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Feb 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry Regiment ; Princess Patricia Regiment ; Corporal W.J. Huston ; W.J. "Billy" Huston ; Letter written by Huston in the trenches Full text available on microfilm
Lt. Stan Rutledge Foresaw His Death 
Newspapers  "Lt. Stan Rutledge Foresaw His Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Jan 1966  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Stanley Rutledge ; Lieutenant Stanley Arthur Rutledge ; Pen Pictures from the Trenches (publication) ; Royal Flying Corps ; 28th Battalion Full text available on microfilm
'For The Honor Of Dear, Old Fort William!' Last Words of 'Billy' Huston Before Going Into The Trenches 
Newspapers  "'For The Honor Of Dear, Old Fort William!' Last Words of 'Billy' Huston Before Going Into The Trenches," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Mar 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; W.J. Huston ; William John Huston ; W.J. (Billy) Huston ; Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry Regiment ; Princess Patricia Regiment ; Combat ; Letter from W.M.L. Draycot of Fort William Full text available on microfilm
Story Of 'Billy' Huston's Last Daring Exploit When A German Sniper Picked Him Off In Party On Advanced Lines 
Newspapers  "Story Of 'Billy' Huston's Last Daring Exploit When A German Sniper Picked Him Off In Party On Advanced Lines," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Apr 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Corporal W.J. Huston ; William John Huston ; Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry Regiment ; Princess Patricia Regiment ; Letter from J.A. Small describing story Full text available on microfilm
Louis Jarvis Wrote Last Letter Under Shell Fire Before Final Battle 
Newspapers  "Louis Jarvis Wrote Last Letter Under Shell Fire Before Final Battle," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 May 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Louis J.E. Jarvis (KIA) ; J.E. Jarvis ; Writes letter home before killed in action ; Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry Regiment ; Princess Patricia Regiment ; George Gooding ; Writes letter home ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; Canadian Expeditionary...
Ferguson Gives Detailed Account Of First Tens Days In Belgian Trenches 
Newspapers  "Ferguson Gives Detailed Account Of First Tens Days In Belgian Trenches," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 Sep 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; John Ferguson ; 1st draft of 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion ; Writes to Fort William ; Describes trench warfare ; details other local soldiers ; R. Sutherland (KIA) ; Sgt. Ideson (wounded) ; Canadian Expeditionary Force...
Walter Gordon Tells How Capt. Bingay Was Wounded 
Newspapers  "Walter Gordon Tells How Capt. Bingay Was Wounded," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 Jan 1916  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Walter Gordon ; Writes to Port Arthur ; Tells of Capt. Lloyd Wolsey Bingay (KIA) ; Lloyd Bingay ; Port Arthur resident ; Former news editor of the Port Arthur News Chronicle ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Feb 1916  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. Arthur Bole (KIA) ; Former Fort William resident ; 17th Battalion ; Seventeenth Battalion ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Corporal G.C. Foster ; 10th Canadian Mounted Regiment ; 10th C.M.R. ; Was in Lakehead recruiting for regiment ; Left for Portage la...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Feb 1916  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. Arthur Ball (KIA) ; 13th Battalion ; Thirteenth Battalion ; Formerly employed in Fort William ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Stanley Russell ; 44th Battalion ; Forty-Fourth Battalion ; Writes letter home ; One of ten men picked as Bomb-throwers ; Left...
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