Steele, John Alexander

Regimental Number: 904768
Rank: Private
Branch: 49th Battalion

John was born in Seaforth, Ontario on January 15, 1885. At the time of his enlistment in March of 1916, he gave his address as Grande Prairie and listed “teamster” as his occupation. On June 9, 1917, John received gunshot wounds to his left leg. He suffered from a gunshot wound and fractured right arm at Cambrai (September 30, 1918). At some point, John married Clara. John died in Prince George, BC on May 18, 1962.