Casualty to "D" Company
The first casualty in
"D" Co., of the 133rd Batt., occurred on Tuesday, when
Sergt. Pepper, a well
known young man from this place, dropped
while playing a game of football at Camp Borden.
Sergt. Pepper came here
several years ago from
Villa Nova and was well known in musical
being connected with the Methodist church choir
When the 133rd Battalion was first formed, Sergt.
Pepper joined "D" Co., stationed at Waterford as
private, but rose quickly to the rank of sergeant.
Tom was an Englishman by
birth, single, and about
23 years of age. He was well liked by
and civilians and all will be sorry to hear of his
The funeral will be held in
the Methodist church, Waterford, this afternoon at 2 o'clock. An
officer and pallbearers will accompany the remains.