Erison, Arthur

A Ericson

Arthur Erison

Rank: Private

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Wife: Mrs Ellen Erison (nee Wellman)

Address: 137 St Mary’s Road, Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. Married at St Mary-in-the-Castle Church, Hastings. Born in Hespler, Ontario.

You can view Arthur’s CEF enlistment papers for free here.

Published: August 1917

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MacGregor, Charles Frederick

Charles Frederick MacGregor

Charles Frederick MacGregor

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Parents: Mr & Mrs John William MacGregor

Father’s Address: 15 Kenilworth Road, St Leonards

Other Info: Born in Hastings.

You can view Charles’ CEF enlistment papers here.

Published: August 1917

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Allison, Peter

Peter Allison

Peter Allison

Rank: Private

Service: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Sent by: Mrs Carpenter

Mrs Carpenter’s Address: 22 Linton Terrace, St Helen’s, Hastings

Other Info: Born in Chicago, Illinois. Died of wounds on 8th May 1917. According to CWGC, Peter is remembered at Etaples Military Cemetery, grave reference XIX.Q.2. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

You can view Peter’s CEF enlistment papers for free here.

Published: July 1917

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Quick, Russell Clair

Russell Clair Quick

Russell Clair Quick

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: 2nd Command Depot, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Father: Mr W H Quick

Parents-in-Law: Mr & Mrs Loates

Wife: Florence Amy Quick (nee Loates)

In-law’s Address: Icklesham House, Waterworks Road, Hastings

Other Info: The wedding took place at St Andrew’s Church, Hastings in July 1917.

Russell’s CEF enlistment papers can be viewed for free here.

Published: July 1917

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Hewitt, William

Gale & Hewitt

William Hewitt

Rank: Private

Regiment: Forestry Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Parents-in-Law: Mr & Mrs Joseph Gale

Brothers-in-Law: Frederick John Henry Sargent, Joseph Herbert Gale & A Gale

Nephew: Fred Sargent

In-Law’s Address: 94 Manor Road, Hastings

Published: July 1917

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Gorlich, Frank Robert

Gorlich

Frank Robert Gorlich

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Mother: Mrs Frida Gorlich

Sister: Elsa Gorlich

Mother’s Address: 41 Rue des Martyrs, Paris, France

Other Info: “Mrs Gorlich and her daughter left Vancouver, B.C, some six years ago to enable Miss Gorlich to study singing in France, and she has been so successful that last year (1916) she too the first prize at the Paris Conservatoire. When the War broke out both she and her mother took up war work, and Miss Gorlich has since sung at over 300 concerts for soldiers. Once, in January of the present year, she sang to 45,000 Canadians at Etaples. Gunner F R Gorlich came over with the second lot of Canadians and is now convalescent in Hastings. He met his sister at Etaples in April quite accidentally after a parting of about five years”.

Frank’s CEF enlistment form can be viewed for free here.

Published:  July 1917

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Foord, H

Gander & Foord

H Foord

Rank: Private

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Cousin: Mrs Gander

Cousins: J H Foord & Charles Foord

Nephews: Charles Edward Gander & John Gander

Mrs Gander’s Address: 7 Middle Road, Ore / 156 Priory Road, Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. 20 year’s service, fought in the South African War.

Published: July 1917

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