Pivert, Maurice Jules Alphonse

Regimental Number: 2751; 4534
Rank: Corporal
Branch: 51st Infantry Regiment (French Army)

Maurice was born in Paris, France on July 11, 1892. He served in the French army during World War I until he was wounded at the Battle of the Marne in 1914. Maurice returned to his home and married Suzanne Seiller. The couple, as well as Maurice’s brother Joseph, moved to Grande Prairie in April of 1927. Maurice died on October 23, 1957 was buried in the Grande Prairie cemetery.

Sources: Birth, Marriage, & Death Certificates; Letter written by Maurice