Regimental Number: 219686
Branch: 44th Battalion
Albert was born in London, England on June 9, 1897. It is unknown when he first came to Canada, but he enlisted in the Canadian Army in Brookville, Ontario in September of 1915. In October of 1916, Albert was buried by a shell explosion and found unconscious. He suffered from shell shock as a result and was given four months’ rest in England. In 1919, Albert filed on NE 4-78-1-W6. He canceled this homestead, but according to the present address card in his service file he was still living in the South Peace in 1922.