following is from page 1 of the 20 Sep 1917 Simcoe Reformer.
Lived in Waterford with his
aunt, Mrs. Cunliffe. Enlisted at Hamilton with the Mounted Rifles.
Transferred to Princess Patricia's C.L.I.
Cablegram [received] on
Saturday stated that
he had been killed in action.
following is from page 1 of the 20 Sep 1917 Waterford Star.
A cablegram was received
Saturday night that Pte. DeLine was killed in action. He enlisted
with the Canadian Mounted Rifles, Hamilton. While in England he
was transferred to the Princess Patricia's, Canadian Light
Infantry. For years he lived in Waterford with his aunt, Mrs.
Cunliff, who died since he went overseas.
page 1 of the 20 Sep 1917 Simcoe Reformer.
killed in action
Pte. W. H. Deline of
Waterford, of the Princess Patricia's C. C. I.
page 1 of the 29 Aug 1918 Waterford Star.
In loving memory of Pte.
Walter H. DeLine, who was killed in action, 21 Aug 1917.
His adopted sister, Mrs. Eva M. Mace.
see Walter's Attestation paper: side
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