SIMCOE SOLDIER GIVES LIFE FOR EMPIRE
The casualty lists this
week contain the name of Private Bernard Sohier killed in action.
He enlisted last year in
the county's third contingent. He crossed to England in October
Private [sic] Sohier was 23 years
of age and a native of
St. Helier, in the Island of Jersey. Three brothers came here some
four or five years ago.
Bernard lived for a time
with his uncle, Mr. J. K. Perrett of Townsend. Latterly he worked
for Dr. Bennetto.
The other two brothers are
in the 133rd Battalion at Camp Borden, Sergt. Adolph and Pte.