ONTARIO-L Archives

Archiver > ONTARIO > 2001-04 > 0988478510

From: "Arnold V. Weirmeir" <>
Subject: Re: [Ont] Canadian Contingents- Boer War question
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2001 13:22:35 -0400
References: <MABBJIFNMGBIDPMOMMNAEEJECHAA.damfam@uniserve.com>

Check out the Books of Remembrance and you will find that he was a member of
the Royal Canadian Regiment and died 22 Feb 1900.
Arnold V. Weirmeir
----- Original Message -----
From: "Karen Warmerdam" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, April 28, 2001 12:58 PM
Subject: [Ont] Canadian Contingents- Boer War question

> G-day Everyone,
> I have an obituary here, and need your help with a section of it.
> My Frederick Thomas Thomas's obit, at the end of it is listing his son
> Cuthbert Thomas, who enlisted in one of the Canadian contingents to South
> Africa during the Boer War, and was killed in the battle of Paardeberg.
> Does anyone know what contingent this might be, or if there is a website
> where I might find him. Of course, I just happened to check out the war
> commissions, however to no avail, and just as I thought.
> Any ideas or suggestions would be very much appreciated.
> All the best,
> Karen W.
> B.C.,
> ==============================
> Visit Ancestry.com for a FREE 14-Day Trial and enjoy access to the #1
> Source for Family History Online. Go to:
> http://www.ancestry.com/subscribe/subscribetrial1y.asp?sourcecode=F11HB

This thread: