De Schepper, Joseph

Regimental Number: 2188308
Rank: Sapper
Branch: 6th Battalion, Canadian Railway Troops

Joseph was born in Meerbeke, Belgium on March 14, 1874. He served for four years in the Belgian Cavalry. It is unknown when Joseph came to Canada, but he was living in Forget, Saskatchewan at the time of his enlistment in January of 1917. In 1928, he filed on the eastern half of 14-78-23-W5. Joseph died in Edmonton on July 20, 1949.