Tessier, Leon

Regimental Number: 291788
Rank: Private
Branch: 222nd Battalion; 178th Battalion; 150th Battalion

Leon was born in Larochelle, France on September 5, 1882. He was living in Manitoba when he enlisted in the Canadian Army in December of 1915. Leon frequently suffered from bladder infections. He was invalided to Canada in February of 1918 and was discharged, having been found medically unfit, on March 25, 1918. That year, Leon filed on the southern half of 24-78-21-W5. Leon died on February 7, 1962 and was buried in Donnelly.