Shields, Hugh Harper

Regimental Number: 505889
Rank: Sapper
Branch: Canadian Engineers

Hugh was born in Harper, Ontario on October 23, 1888. In 1914, he suffered from typhoid. Hugh filed on NE 19-73-11-W6 in 1916, though he later canceled this homestead. In July of that year, he enlisted in the Canadian Army. According to a present address card from his service file, Hugh was living in Toronto in 1921.