100 Years Ago: Private Harvey Smith Wounded

The Intelligencer March 8, 1917 (page 2)

“Mrs. Harvey Smith, residing at 36 ½ Church street, in this city, yesterday received a telegram from the Record Office, Ottawa, conveying the intelligence that her husband, Pte. Harvey Smith, was wounded on February 24th.

Pte. Smith enlisted and went overseas with the 155th Battalion, but was transferred to the 4th Mounted Rifles. The many friends of the unfortunate soldier will hope that his injuries are not of a serious nature.”