Murray, Kenneth John

Regimental Number: 101470
Rank: Private
Branch: 8th Battalion

Kenneth was born in Woodstock, Ontario on July 10, 1888. In 1914, he filed on a homestead at NW 16-79-14-W6. Kenneth enlisted in the Canadian Army at Lake Saskatoon in October of 1915. In September of 1916, he sprained his right ankle when he was buried by a shell. On June 3, 1917, Kenneth received a gunshot wound to his left arm at Vimy Ridge. He was discharged in May of 1918, having been found medically unfit – he had lost function of his left arm, and suffered from shell shock. Kenneth died on December 28, 1959.