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Joseph Robert (Bob) Armstrong Lyons - Section 15

This section contains a three page letter of condolence, dated September 7, 1918, pertaining to the death of Robert Lyons. The letter is addressed to Robert's wife, Catherine, and is from Robert's 85th Battalion comrade, L-Cpl. Thomas Henry Proctor, who was in the same section as Robert. He was shot in the leg only moments after Robert was killed, and wrote the letter from a hospital in England.

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L-Cpl. Thomas Henry Proctor Letter

September 7, 1918

Ref. Number:  18-5 (9-4-4)
Image Information:  Scan of original document
Source:  Terry McCully Collection, Calgary, Alberta


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