Ouellette, Joseph

Regimental Number: 2383261
Rank: Private
Branch: 1st Depot Battalion, Manitoba Regiment

Joseph was born in Lachine, Quebec on October 7, 1896. When he was drafted in 1918, Joseph was working on farms in Letellier, Manitoba. He served in England, France, and Belgium. In 1919, Joseph had pleurisy and influenza and in May of that year he was invalided to Canada. He was discharged on October 7, 1919. After the war, Joseph returned to the farms in Letellier and met Irene Bruyere, whom he married on January 11, 1926. In 1929, Joseph and Irene moved to Girouxville (NW 36-78-23-5). Joseph died on December 26, 1984.

Sources: Reflections p. 753