Corporal John Easton

John Easton was born in Grangemouth, Stirlingshire Scotland in 1878. He married Helen Mowat and served as a Guard (trainman) on the Caledonian railway. They emigrated to Canada near the end of the first decade of the twentieth century. He saw service in the Canadian army in World War One and was wounded in action. Returning to Canada , he continued service with the Canadian Pacific Railway. Following retirement, he settled in the Weston area of Winnipeg. He died on February 24th 1960.

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