Hingley, Joseph

Regimental Number: 887504
Rank: Private
Branch: 46th Battalion

Joseph was born in Staffordshire, England on December 11, 1873. Around 1893, he married Mary Ann Price. They came to Canada in 1913 and settled in Saskatchewan, where they were still living at the time of Joseph’s enlistment in April of 1916. Their sons Thomas and John also served in the Canadian Army. In 1929, the Hingleys came to the South Peace, where Joseph filed on NE 16-80-12-W6 and SW 21-80-12-W6. Joseph died in Vancouver on May 27, 1947.

Sources: Homesteaders’ Heritage p. 230