A. R. Dell (796596) of Port Dover is ill, and
Pte. Thomas Dawson Abbott of the same place, who was last week
reported as ill, is now dead, a victim of the Spanish influenza.
Pte. Abbott and his brother Will enlisted in
Brantford in the 32nd Battery, but went overseas with the 125th
Battalion. He was with the Fourth Machine Gun Battery in France,
and had gone through two years of fighting without receiving any
His wife and little girl live in Brantford.
William Abbott has returned, but there is still another brother in