Gaffray, Etienne

Regimental Number: 43606
Rank: Gunner
Branch: Canadian Field Artillery

Etienne was born in Manitoba on December 2, 1893. He enlisted in the Canadian Army on September 24, 1914. While in the army, Etienne was dangerously ill with the influenza and pneumonia. He came to Canada on furlough (at his own expense) in 1917, and was discharged on compassionate grounds on February 5, 1918. In 1919, Etienne filed on the eastern half of 2-74-3-W6. Etienne died in Winnipeg on November 11, 1981.