A. Barker returned at Halifax, NS. aboard the S. S. “Nieu Amsterdam”, 9 Sept., 1945. He was expected to arrive at Lachine, PQ on the 11th for leave to return to their homes.
Reported being welcomed back to Chatham from overseas duty by Aldermen George Kerr KC., A. G. Goodman and Bert Joyce also by Rehabilitation Officer William Foreman and Alex Copeland for the Civil Reception Committee along with hundreds of citizens.
CDN (10-09-1945), CDN (12-09-1945)
Next of kin reported as Mrs. Lewis Barks of Chatham.