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Catalog Number 2013.42.6
Object Name Telegram
Accession number 2013.42
Description Telegram sent Penniman family notifying them that Raymond is missing.

Transcription:
15qxs 28 3 Ex Report dely qk /
Ottawa Ont Oct 15 /
Edwin C. Penniman /
Ft William Ontario /
Sincerely regret inform you lieut Raymond B Penniman infantry officially reported missing Oct 8th 1916 will send further particulars when received /
Officer I c Record Office.
520pm

Related to the service of Lt. Raymond B. Penniman, Company A, Royal Canadian Regiment, 7th Brigade, 3rd Canadian Division, BEF. Killed in Action (KIA) on the Somme Front in October 1916.
Date October 15, 1916
Year Range from 1916
Year Range to 1916
People Penniman, Raymond
Subjects World War I
Canadian
Telegrams
Missing in action