Etc. -- Walter French died of wounds, 1917
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The following is from a page 1 article in the 11 Oct 1917 issue of 
the Simcoe Reformer newspaper.


796022 Pte. Walter French, who went overseas with 
the 133rd Battalion, is a brother of Harry French of 
the Simcoe post office staff, and secretary of the 
Norfolk War Veterans' Association.

Pte. Walter French is officially reported to have died 
of wounds received in action. He was a fine young man and lived in Simcoe prior to enlistment. He was in his 
[..]th year.

The following is from a page 1 article in the 19 Sep 1918 issue of 
the Simcoe Reformer newspaper.


Enlisted in Norfolk's Own. Died of wounds received in action in France, 22 Sep 1917. Brother of Corp. H. W. French, recently discharged from service in France through wounds.

He fought for the Maple Leaf and land of his adoption, and for the love of the country of his birth.

He fills a soldier's grave amid the poppies in a Flanders field.

Mourned by his mother, father, two sisters and brother.


Also see Walter's Attestation paper: side 1 | side 2

Walter French

Walter French

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