Bice, Gilbert

Regimental Number: M/ 38198
Force: Army
Biography: Gilbert Bice, the eldest of 6 siblings, was born October 10, 1924 to parents Cecil and May (McDaid) Bice. Around 1931 the family moved to Rahab (later known as Codesa) AB and started farming there. Gilbert enlisted in the army in WW II in 1944 and served in Canada, England, and N. W. Europe until 1946 when he returned to Codesa. He married Maria Woienski on October 18, 1950 and they settled in Eaglesham AB. They had 2 children: Clara and Kevin. Gilbert passed away at the age of 82 in Spirit River AB on November 28, 2006.

Source: Smoky Peace Triangle p. 135, 409 WW II Veterans photo p. 84
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