Chase, Carman Elsworth

Regimental Number: 4892
Rank: Private
Branch: 16th Canadian Field Ambulance

Carman was born in Uxbridge, Ontario on September 10, 1889. He was living in Saskatchewan at the time of his enlistment in May of 1916. During the war, Carman served as a stretcher bearer. In September of 1918, he was dangerously ill with pneumonia. Carman and his wife and daughter came to the South Peace from Saskatchewan in 1930 and filed on the eastern half of 35-79-12-W6. In 1937, they moved to British Columbia. Carman died in Victoria in 1976.

Sources: Homesteaders’ Heritage p. 199