In 1942 he enlisted in the army becoming a snipper with the rank of L/Cpl. Source: For King and Country poster in Wembley Born April 13, 1923, Alfred attended Beaverlodge school. He joined the RCAF on November 1, 1942 and was discharged on November 25, 1945. Enlisted May 22, 1941, Discharged Sept 28, 1945 RCASC. Beaverlodge to the Rockies Supplement, 267Arthur Hopkins was born Dec 11 1918 at Lake Saskatoon. Source: Beaverlodge High Year Book 1947-48 p.26Birth Place: Saskatchewan Service Number: M104912 Force: Army Regiment: South Saskatchewan Regiment, R. He passed away on September 25, 2005 and is buried in the Emerson Trail Cemetery. Birth Date: Birth Place: Beaverlodge, Alberta Residence: Edmonton, Alberta Service Number: J20873 Force: Air Regiment: Royal Canadian Air Force Rank: Flight Lieutenant Killed in Action: Harry was born on October 6, 1924.Once Vivian graduated from College, she was employed with the Alberta Government in the Department of Lands & Forests in Grande Prairie.While living in Grande Prairie, she played on their Ladies Fastball team.
He poured the foundation by hand by mixing the concrete in 5 gallon pails.Willis was the “landscaper” and enjoyed planting all the lilacs, caragana hedges, spruce and pine trees and poplars.As Vivian was such an accomplished pianist, their house was always the site of “house parties” – the main source of entertainment in those days.He passed away June 8, 1999 and is buried in Edmonton, Alberta. Regimental Number: M33937Willis, youngest child of Charles and Marie (Laffinier) Johnston, was born on October 18, 1921 in Calgary.He had an older sister, Dorothy (Johnston) Doerkson and two older half-siblings, Irene (Steffen) Belieu and Julius Albert Steffen.