Major John Amer Howe
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NotesServed WW1. Recruited the 98th Anti-Tank Battery at the Armouries in Port Elgin during WWII. Was buried with military honours in Port Elgin Sept. 13, 1945. Medical Discharge Apr. 15, 1942 as result of injuries sustained in WW1.
Sources & Linksa) Bruce in Khaki: A History of the Bruce Battalion. Also see Bruce County Genealogical Society Surname Collection, binder # 147-18 ;
b) Macri, Franco David. “Port Elgin’s War.” Franco David Macri, 2015. Print.;
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
The Port Elgin Times, April 11, 1917
160th Battalion Enlistment Card
Major John Amer Howe, ca. 1940