Branch: 43rd Battalion Cameron Highlanders
Daniel was born in Inverness, Scotland ca, 1883. He came to Canada in 1910 and settled in Winnipeg, where he lived for four years. In 1914 Daniel came over the Edson Trail and filed on a homestead in the Beaverlodge area (NE 6-72-10-W6, NE 5-72-10-W6, and possibly 31-71-10-W6 as well). He enlisted in Winnipeg and served in the 43rd Battalion Cameron Highlanders. While on leave in Scotland, he married Bella Watson. They returned to Canada after the war. In 1923 Daniel sold out and the family moved to San Francisco. He died on January 5, 1974.
Sources: Beaverlodge to the Rockies p. 60; Pioneers of the Peace p. 304