Trooper George Ives. That’s his name.
- He died at Aldergrove, British Columbia, on April 12 , I993. Who is he in Canadian history lore?
- He was the last surviving soldier of the Boer War.
- He served the 1st Imperial Yeomanry in South Africa.
- Then he decided to make Canada his home.
- In 1903, he settled in the Barr Colony.
- He died at the age of 111 years old!