The Intelligencer August 23, 1916 (page 2)

“Deserters Apprehended. No less than nine enlisters, all members of the 155th Battalion, were yesterday placed under arrest. Five are charged with being deserters and four with being absent without leave. They will all be taken back to the camp at Barriefield.”

The Intelligencer August 23, 1916 (page 2)

“Jeffrey Deane Dead. Mrs. G. Deane, 27 Pinnacle St. received today the following from overseas. ‘Deeply regret to inform you, 45,430 Private Jeffrey Dean, Infantry, officially reported died of wounds Military Hospital, Shorncliffe; August 21, gunshot wound, shoulder. Officer in charge. Record Office.’ ”

[Note: Private Jeffrey Deane died on August 21, 1916. He is commemorated on Page 76 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.]