partial transcription of the Items of Local Interest column on page
the 3 Jul 1919 issue of the Simcoe Reformer.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hammond
received word from the Records Office on Dominion Day that their
son Herbert, reported missing since 28 Aug 1918, is now officially
lightly edited transcription from page 6 of the 18 Sep 1919 issue of the Simcoe Reformer
In sad and loving memory of
our beloved son Bert of the C.M.R., fourth son of Mr. and Mrs.
Harry Hammond, of Talbot St., Simcoe, who was wounded at the
Battle of Amiens, 13 Aug 1918, and died in hospital in
22 Aug 1918, aged 21 years  months, 15 days.