Withers, Louis Richard

Regimental Number: 3212483
Rank: Private
Branch: 1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment

Louis was born in Monett, Missouri on May 7, 1894 (1896?). He filed on NE 33-72-4-W6 in 1914. In June of 1918, Louis was drafted into the Canadian Army. Because it was so near the end of the war, he served only in Canada. Louis returned to his homestead after the war. On April 22, 1929, he married Esther Maude Swift. They had five children. Louie died on October 31, 1975 and was buried in the Grande Prairie Cemetery.

Sources: Smoky River to Grande Prairie p. 272, 458; April 26, 1929