Horgan, Thomas

Regimental Number: 748220
Rank: Private
Branch: 117th Battalion; Canadian Army Service Corps; 2nd Battalion, Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Thomas was born in London, England on January 7, 1898. He married an Englishwoman named Elizabeth in 1918 or 1919, while he was serving in the Canadian army overseas. Thomas and Elizabeth settled in the Sexsmith area in 1924 (24-74-4-W6 and 3-72-1-W6). They adopted a son while living in the area, but left when he was school age. Thomas died on March 9, 1965.

Sources: Wagon Trails Grown Over, p. 1147, 1098