No soldier photo found.
Rank Private
Service # A3717
Unit # Royal Canadian Regiment
Resident Thamesville, Chatham

Reported arriving at Halifax, NS. aboard the S. S. “Nieu Amsterdam”, 9 Sept., 1945. Expected to arrive at Lachine, PQ on the 11th for leave to return to their homes. 10,11, 12/09/45. Arrived home 11 Sep. 1945. 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. 12/09/45.


Sources CDN (10,11, 12-09-1945), CDN (11-09-1945), CDN (12-09-1945)
Supplemental Information From Thamesville, ON., brother of JOHN I. Next of kin reported as Mrs. G. A. Better of Wallaceburg, ON.

Notice something wrong with this record? Or, do you have something to add? Report it using our online form.

Add A Chatham-Kent Hero

Submit a C-K Veteran who served in WWI or WWIIAdd Hero