Cornborough, Clarence

Regimental Number: 116060; 117562; 307212
Rank: Private
Branch: 11th Canadian Mounted Rifles; Fort Garry Horse

Clarence was born in Leamington Hastings, England on April 30, 1876. He filed on NW 28-73-3-6, in the Tranquility area, on June 10, 1913. In March of 1915, Clarence enlisted in the Canadian army. During an exercise ride on September 20, 1916 at Bussy les Daours (Somme), he was kicked by a horse and suffered from a sprained ankle. After recovery, he was given light duty in the stable and cook house. Clarence’s wife’s name was Catherine. He died on August 8, 1955.

Sources: Wagon Trails Grown Over p. 996