FORMER TILBURYITE SUCCUMBS TO WOUNDS
Albert Newman, Barnardo Home Boy Dies in Canadian Hospital Foster Father Hears.
Elmer Hornick, of Quinn, is in receipt of an official notice from the Barnardo Boy’s Home, that Albert Newman, a former ward of that institution, whom he adopted, had died of wounds in a Canadian hospital Boulogne, France. The young man enlisted a year ago in the 186th battalion, George Billings was officially advised this week his son, Pte. Fred Billings, of the 186th battalion, had suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. The young man enlisted with the 186th Kents, a year ago.
The Windsor Record. April 19, 1918. Page 2.