Cook, Gordon

Regimental Number: 256565; 2684024
Rank: Private/Trooper
Branch: RNWMP

Gordon was born in Alfred Village, Ontario on February 6, 1896. He and his brother Booth both served in the Canadian army during the First World War. After the war he married Annie Pyrke, who had lost her husband in France in 1916. They farmed in Saskatchewan until 1928, at which time they came to the Beaverlodge area. Gordon died on August 3, 1972 and is buried in the Albright Cemetery.

Sources: Beaverlodge to the Rockies p. 202