Private William Irvine Simon
5th Battalion, Cameron Highlanders
Son of the late Captain John Francis Simon formerly
of The Hollies, St Peters, Jersey.
One of two brothers
who both fell within one year. Educated at Victoria
Killed in action near Ypres, aged 30 years.
NEWS ITEM in Jersey Evening Post
of Friday 24 May 1918
Roll of Honour. Mrs Esnouf of 11 Kensington
Place has received news that William Irvine Simon, second
son of Captain J F Simon who formerly resided at The
Hollies, St Peter has been killed in action. This soldier
having been called upon to make the supreme sacrifice
on the anniversary of his birthday, 13 April.