Arthur Vernon Sankey (1880-1955)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1172.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1172.

I added a new page on Arthur Vernon Sankey, who was a metal worker and blacksmith. He lived at 1055 Denman Street in 1912 and 1913.

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William Henry Pegram (1868-1943)

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1904, page 832.

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1904, page 832.

I added a new page on William Henry Pegram, who was a banker and clerk. He lived at 1913 Beach Avenue in 1904.

William’s son, Henry Arthur Frederick Pegram, served with the Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was killed during the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917, exactly 100 years ago today.

Corporal Henry A. F. Pegram (129733), 72nd Battalion (Seaforth Highlanders of Canada [Vancouver]); Canadian Virtual War Memorial; https://www.veterans.gc.ca/cvwmuploads/published/561771_2.jpg.

Corporal Henry A. F. Pegram (129733), 72nd Battalion (Seaforth Highlanders of Canada [Vancouver]); Canadian Virtual War Memorial; https://www.veterans.gc.ca/cvwmuploads/published/561771_2.jpg.