Roberts, Felix

Regimental Number: 541221
Rank: Private
Branch: Canadian Cyclist Corps; 1st Divisional Motor Transport

Felix was born in Cardiff, Wales on March 10, 1887. He and his wife Pearl were living in Toronto at the time of his enlistment in March of 1916. In November of 1917, Felix suffered from gunshot wounds to his back. He filed on a homestead at SE 13-72-10-W6 in 1919. In 1923, he abandoned the homestead because of “matrimonial trouble and insufficient capital.” According to a present address card in his service file, Felix was once again living in Toronto by 1936. He died on March 23, 1957.