Private James M.F. Easton

James Mowat French Easton was born in Winnipeg in what is now called East Kildonan, The date of his birth was September 1, 1915. During the Depression he travelled seeking employment, building skills in many areas.

He enjoyed an artistic career and after service in the Canadian Army in World War II he worked briefly at Eatons store in Winnipeg. He married Jean Wilson just prior to his service in the Canadian army in 1940.

He joined Trans Canada Airlines TCA in the late 1940 s which drew on his artistic talents. He retired from Air Canada and returned to Winnipeg where he died in January 1987.

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