Private Joseph Pierre Télésphore Parent served in 2nd Quebec Regiment (Quebec) with the Canadian Expeditionary Forces during WW1. He is entitled to the British War Medal only. His enlistment number was 4035421.
Born on June 13th, 1897 in Riviere a Pierre, Quebec Trade : labourer
Religion : Roman Catholic Status : single Height : 5′ 5″
Eyes : blue Hair : pale Weight : 140 lbs.
Name of his mother : Malvina Parent Address : Shawinigan Falls, Quebec
Enlisted on November 11th, 1917 in Montreal, Quebec in the 10th Canadian Reserve battalion
Embarked on SS Oxfordshire on June 26th, 1918 in Halifax. Arrived in Liverpool, England on July 15th.
He served only in United Kingdom and never went to France.
Embarked on the H.M.T. Caronia on June 25th, 1919.
Demobilized on July 4th, 1919.
In January 1960 he made a request to Canadian Veteran’s Affairs for a pension.
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