Poitras, Simon

Regimental Number: 101218
Rank: Private
Branch: 49th Battalion

Simon was born in Grand Falls, New Brunswick on November 2, 1889. He filed on a homestead at NW 17-73-7-W6 in 1911. Simon enlisted in the Canadian army in September of 1915. A year later, in September of 1916, he was wounded. Simon was killed in action on June 9, 1917 in the trenches southwest of Avion.