page 1 in the 15 Nov 1914 issue of the Simcoe Reformer included
summary descriptions of those who went overseas from Norfolk in the
second contingent. The following is extracted from that article.
Private R. Hickman, 20
years. Born in England.
Came to Port Rowan last summer. Single.
following is from a page 1 article in the 21 Feb 1918 issue of
the Simcoe Reformer newspaper.
A 133rd man (photo), reported wounded and
missing on November 7th, 1917. Son of Mrs. Fred H. Davis of
Niagara Falls, formerly of Vittoria.
following is from the Items of Interest column on page 16 of
the 16 Jan 1919 issue of the Simcoe Reformer newspaper.
Mrs. F. H. Davis of Niagara
Falls has received official word from Ottawa that her son, Pte.
Roy O. Hickman, 6th Canadian M. G. company, C.E.F., who was
reported wounded and missing, 7 Nov 1917, is now presumed to have
died on or since that date.
Pte. Hickkman [sic] was a former member of the 133rd Batt., and
was for some time thought to be prisoner of war, but now
exhaustive inquiries has failed to discover any trace of him.
see Roy's Attestation Paper: side
1 | side
Roy Oakley Hickman