Perdue, Alfred

Regimental Number: 721238
Rank: Private
Branch: Fort Garry Horse

Alfred was born in Lucknow, Ontario on October 15, 1896. He enlisted in the Canadian Army in December of 1915. In April of 1918, Alfred suffered from gunshot wounds to his head and face at Hangard Wood. In November of the same year, gunshot wounds left him with a fractured jaw that required multiple bone grafts. He and his wife Katherine came to the South Peace in 1929 and filed on SE 2-70-10-W6. Alfred died on May 2, 1958 and was buried in Beaverlodge.

Sources: May 9 1958 p. 2 c. 1, p. 12 c. 7 (obituary)