749022 Clarence G Price

photo circa 1940's: courtesy of Chris Snowdon (Grandson)


Date of Birth: 20 August 1898

Place of Birth: Chickopee, Mass., USA

Residence: 115 St Gabriel St, Sherbrooke, Quebec

Nok: George Price, Sherbrooke, Quebec (Father)

Trade: Candy maker

Attestation date: 11 April 1916

Previous military service: none

Unit: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles

Status: survived the war - died 31 December 1959

Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery, Sherbrooke, Quebec

Details of Service:

Clarence Price sailed to England with the 117th Battalion. He was transferred to 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles in December 1916 and proceeded to France.

He was wounded in Oct 1917 during the battle of Passchendaele and was evacuated to England.

Clarence Price volunteered for service with the Veterans Guard of Canada during World War Two.

He passed on 31 December 1959 and is interned at Elmwood Cemetery in Sherbrooke, Que.

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