Kawartha Lakes Public Library Digital Archive
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August 12, 1944
Pte. Delaire Army Casualty

Word has been received in Lindsay by Mrs. Frederick Delaire, St. Patrick St. to the effect that her husband has been wounded in action.

Further details are not available at the present time.

November 21, 1944
Lindsay Soldiers Arrive Home
on "Lady Nelson"

In the list of Canadian boys home from overseas, who arrived on the hospital ship the Lady Nelson appears the names of five from Lindsay.

Pte. F. A. Delaire was met at the depot this morning by R. W. Groves, Chairman of the Welcome Committee and Mayor Lamb and was taken to his home at 72 Patrick St. His wife is Mrs. Gertrude Delaire.

Pte. G. S. Frocking, of 34 William St. N. arrived at Peterboro this morning and telegraphed his wife, Mrs. Margaret Frocking to meet him there where he will visit for a few days with his people.

Media Type
Genealogical Resource
Item Types
This card is part of a larger collection of World War II personnel clippings. The project began in 1944 at the Lindsay Library. The intent was to gather together as much information as possible on the military record and the service of people from the Town of Lindsay and the County of Victoria (now Kawartha Lakes) who served in the war. To that end, during the years 1944, 1945, and 1946, members of the public donated photographs and updated information about their loved ones. Both library staff and the public saved and donated newspaper clippings. Some of the files contain great amounts of detail, while others have just a name.
Date of Publication
21 Nov 1944
Personal Name(s)
Frederick Delaire ; Gertrude Delaire ; R.W. Groves ; Margaret Frocking ; G.S. Frocking
World War II Service Files
Language of Item
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.3644878801356 Longitude: -78.7334715436554
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