Date of Birth 07/10/1895 at St. Thomas ON. Son of John Abray of Highgate later living at Turin, ON. A single well driller living at Highgate. Attestation: 30/10/1915 at London, ON. to 70th Bn. Found at pg. 269 Orford
historical book, TUC-RH .
Mr. and Mrs. Abray received the following news about their son in October 1916:
2nd October, 1916.
Pte. John W. Abray, No. 124323, was injuried on 30 Sept. receiving gun shot wounds in finger and is in No.3 Stationary Hospital, Colougne, France.