Riggs, William Nels

Regimental Number: 812203
Rank: Private
Branch: 10th Battalion

William was born in Seattle, Washington on March 12, 1881. In 1914, he filed on a homestead at NW 15-78-5-W6. William enlisted in the Canadian Army in May of 1916. He died of influenza on February 6, 1919 at the No. 55 Casualty Clearing Station at Charleroi, Belgium.

Sources: homestead record