Allan Atkinson aka “Doc” was from a family of 10 children. He was born in 1925 to Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Atkinson. The family moved to Goodfare AB in 1938. Allan enlisted in the war in 1942, and he was posted overseas. He returned safely, and in 1950 he married Viola Wallan. They farmed in Halcourt until 1962, then farmed in Goodfare. Allan and Viola had 4 children: Patsy, Roy, Terry, and Lorraine. Allan died in October 1992 in Goodfare.
Enlistment Date: 1942
Regiment: Calgary Highlanders
Source: Pioneer Round-Up p. 61 (photo), p.100
AGS Website – Obituary Index