Taillefer, Edouard

Regimental Number: 3348901
Rank: Private
Branch: 1st Depot Battalion, Manitoba Regiment

Edouard was born in La Broquerie, Manitoba on December 6, 1890. He gave this as his current address when he was drafted in 1918. Unlike his brothers, Antoine and Alphonse, Edouard did not leave Canada. In January of 1919, he was demobilized and given “harvest leave,” according to his service file. Edouard filed on a homestead at 16-78-22-W5. In 1930, he returned to Manitoba. At some point, he married Adelaide Chartier. Edouard died in Manitoba in 1992.

Sources: By the Peavine in the Smoky of the Peace p. 494