Postman, George John

Regimental Number: 3213470
Rank: Private
Branch: 1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment

George was born in Den Ham, Holland on August 30, 1897. He came to Canada with his family in 1904, and eventually settled in the La Glace area. George was drafted into the Canadian Army in June of 1918, as was his brother Hendrik. He was struck off strength on September 16, 1918, and never actually went overseas. George married Pauline Martha Dewitt on July 14, 1943. George died in Grande Prairie on January 16, 1978.

Sources: La Glace p. 271