S. R. Charney came from Winnipeg MB to Grande Prairie AB on July 1, 1930 with his brothers Jack and Bill, driving a McLaughlin-Buick. The young men took homesteads in the Clarkson Valley area. S. R. served in the army during WW II, and after returning, he moved to Grande Prairie.
Across the Smoky p. 347 – Name in Roll of Honour
p. 139 (photo)