Anderson, August Edward

Regiment: Westminster (Overseas)
Rank: Corporal
Regimental Number: M56264

Ed Anderson was born in Edmonton AB on November 25, 1917, and he grew up in Beaverlodge where he later met his wife, Edna Mae Pack. They were married in Beaverlodge on March 18, 1941. In January 1942, at age 24, Ed enlisted in Grande Prairie and became a Corporal and worked overseas. He was discharged in February 1946. Ed and Edna moved to Dawson Creek BC where he worked in the lumber industry, and they had 5 children: Darryl, Virginia, Patricia, Sandra and Darlene. Ed died on December 19, 1976 in Dawson Creek.
Source: Edna Anderson Pomeroy
Beaverlodge to the Rockies p. 28