Major John Amer Howe
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NotesMajor Howe served in both the First and Second World Wars. He recruited the 98th Anti-Tank Battery at the Armouries in Port Elgin during WWII. He was buried with military honours in Port Elgin on Sept. 13, 1945.
Sources & Linksa) James, F. Treve and Thomas Johnston, eds. “Bruce in Khaki containing a History of the 160th Overseas Bruce Battalion and Complete Nominal Roll of all Men who were at any Time on the Strength of the Battalion.” Chesley: F. Treve James and Thomas John
b) Macri, Franco David. “Port Elgin’s War.” Franco David Macri, 2015. Print.
c) Bruce County Genealogical Society Surname Collection, binder # 147-18 ;
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
The Port Elgin Times, April 11, 1917
160th Battalion Enlistment Card