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Chalmers, J.


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Lindsay Girl’s Husband Paid Supreme Sacrifice

Official news reached Mr. and Mrs. J. Chalmers of Fenelon Falls, of the death of their son on the battlefields of France. Gnr. J.J. Chalmers. Death took place on Aug. 8th.

Gunner Chalmers was one of the first in this district to enlist, four days after war had been declared. He trained with the 45th Battery in Lindsay and at Petawawa before leaving for England over three years ago. He took part in the D Day invasion. He has another brother in the 7th Canadian Army in France and has two brothers-in-law in the service.

Gnr. Chalmers also leaves to mourn his young wife who was formerly Isabel Dawson, daughter of Rev. R.A. and Mrs. Dawson, of the Apostolic Church, Lindsay.

Media Type:
Newspaper
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Genealogical Resource
Item Types:
Death
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Articles
Clippings
Publisher:
Watchful Warder
Date of Publication:
30 Aug 1944
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
J. Chalmers ; J.J. Chalmers ; James John Chalmers ; Isabel Dawson ; R.A. Dawson ; Lloyd Chalmers
Collection:
World War II Service Files
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.53342 Longitude: -78.74957
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Chalmers, J.