Eady, Wilfred James

Regimental Number: 73493
Rank: Driver
Branch: Royal Field Artillery

Wilfred was born in Burton Latimer, Northhamptonshire, England. He enlisted in the British Army in 1914. In 1928, he immigrated to Canada with his wife Annie Maria and son Morris; they settled in the Buffalo Lakes district. The couple had a daughter Betty after arriving in Canada. Wilfred died in September of 1971 in Grande Prairie at the age of 76.

Sources: Wagon Trails Grown Over p.1147; La Glace Yesterday and Today p. 201; Buffalo Trails p. 45