Peek, Harold Ringer

Regimental Number: 931172
Rank: Sapper
Branch: Canadian Engineers

Harold was born in Hitchin, England on February 25, 1882. In 1916, he filed on a homestead at SE 22-71-11-W6; in the same year, he enlisted in the Canadian Army. Harold was granted permission to marry Lily Ann in August of 1917. According to a note on page 27, Harold experienced pain in his leg and asked to be excused guard duty and route marches, and rather be assigned to work that did not entail being on his feet for extended periods of time. Harold died on September 10, 1965 in Vancouver.