TWO BROTHERS IN THE
One of Them was Killed in
-- The Other Wounded
This week has brought sad news to
the family of
Mr. J. Ross Cook. On Tuesday the name of one son, Robert E.,
appeared in the list of wounded as having
been hit in the head and leg.
Yesterday a wire from Ottawa told
that another son,
John, had been killed in action in France on June 3rd.
Deceased was well and favorably
known in Simcoe.
He left here a year ago with Mr. Dugit for Camp Niagara, but
almost immediately was sent overseas, as he was a well-drilled
Latterly he had been serving with
the 4th Company of
the 13th Battalion.
He leaves a widow and one child,
here in Simcoe.
A third brother, Harry, is in France, also a brother-in-law, Pte.
The father, J. Ross Cook, is a
Welland Canal Guard.