Etc. -- Abraham Jones Killed in Action, 1918
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The following is from a page 1 article in the 21 Oct 1918 issue of the Simcoe Reformer newspaper.

Norfolk Casualties

270558 -- Pte. A. Jones of Waterford. Killed in Action.

The following is from page 1 of the 24 Oct 1918 issue of the Waterford Star newspaper.

A telegram was received by Mrs. Jones on Thursday last that her husband, Pte. Abraham Jones had been killed in action on September 30. Much sympathy will be felt for her and the four little children in their bereavement. 

The following is from page 1 of the 31 Oct 1918 Simcoe Reformer.

Killed in Action

270558 -- Pte. A. Jones of Waterford.


The following is from page 1 of the 21 Nov 1918 issue of the Waterford Star newspaper.

How Private Jones was Killed

France, 7 Oct 1918

Mrs. A. Jones,
Waterford, Ont.,
Dear Mrs. Jones: -- It is my very painful duty to have to inform you that your husband, No. 270558, 
Pte. A. Jones, was killed in action on 29 Sep 1918.

He was instantly killed by machine gun fire, while going forward with his platoon attacking enemy positions close to the Donal Cambral Road.

At a time like this one almost feels words are useless, but I would like to express to you my sincere sympathy for you in your bereavement, and it is always nice to know that someone, other than oneself has known and appreciated he who has gone. 
While I had the pleasure of having your husband in my company, I always found him to be a man of sterling qualities and one who could be relied on to faithfully carry out any duty he was called to do.

He was buried in the British Military cemetery at Bourlon. Again, assuring you of my sincere sympathy.

I am,
Yours truly,
F. J. Burke, Captain,
OC D. Co., 38 Can. Inf. Batt'n.

Also see Abraham's Attestation paper: side 1 | side 2
Also see Abraham's Service Record

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