McKinney, Clarence Alexander “Mac”

Regimental Number: 696591
Rank: Private
Branch: 50th Battalion

Clarence was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on April 6, 1893. At the time of his enlistment he was living in Suffield, Alberta. While serving overseas he met an Englishwoman named Ivy Marianna Beecham; they were married in 1919. It is unknown when Clarence came to the Peace country, but he eventually settled on 26-74-2-W6 and 27-74-2-W6. Clarence died in February of 1970.

Sources: Wagon Trails Grown Over p. 1148