Kent, Harry Deardon (Dearborn?)

Regimental Number: 883606
Rank: Private
Branch: 31st Battalion

Harry was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia on November 16, 1897. He came to Alberta with his family early in the 1900s and was living in Didsbury at the time of his enlistment. Harry received a gunshot wound to his right shoulder in August of 1918, during the Battle of Amiens. After being discharged, he filed on two quarters in the Pipestone Creek area (W1/2 27-70-8-W6). Harry left the area in the early 1920s, and died on July 29, 1972.

Sources: Along the Wapiti p. 257, 411