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Old Boys who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the Great War.
Private John Francis Burrows ’16
Died: August 10, 1918
Pte. John F. Burrows, son of Mr. J. Burrows of Hamilton, Bermuda, was at U.C.C. from 1911-1916. He joined the 69th Artillery Battery in Toronto in April 1917, and was sent overseas the next month. Shortly afterwards he joined a machine gun section. Early this year while on the firing line he was gassed; after several weeks in hospital he rejoined his unit and was officially reported killed in action on August 10th.
College Times (Summer 1918) pg. 27
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