Gerow, Robert John

Regimental Number: 648352
Rank: Private
Branch: Canadian Forestry Corps

Robert was born in Crystal Mines, Quebec on November 16, 1895. He enlisted in the Canadian army in January of 1916. His father later followed suit. Robert was given permission to marry Jane A. in 1919, and later that year the couple came to the Buffalo Lakes area, where Robert filed on a homestead at NE 13-74-7-W6. Robert died in April of 1970.

Sources: Buffalo Trails, p. 136, 261; Wagon Trails Grown Over, p. 1147