Boys Will Not Volunteer

Speeches made during the patriotic rally the previous Saturday at Odd Fellows’ Hall announce that only three boys from Streetsville had volunteered to join the 126th Overseas Battalion, the lowest number in Peel County. Col. Hamilton asks “Where are the boys from Streetsville?” and implores the churches and towns-people to encourage these young men to enlist.

 

Streetsville Boys 24 Feb 1916

Streetsville Review, 24 February 1916

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