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February 27, 2010 in City, News
Jesse Tinsley photo

Dorothy Babcock, center, widow of John Henry Foster Babcock, explains that her husband didn’t like to smile, while looking at a picture of her late husband with Canadian soldiers, from left, Master Warrant Officer Derek Ingersoll, Brigadier General Denis Thompson and Lt. Col. Kevin Cameron after the memorial service for her husband, the last living Canadian WWI veteran. The soldiers are all from the Royal Canadian Regiment, the unit Mr. Babcock was received into when he was transported to England to serve in WWI.