Leo Clarke

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Birthday
1, 1892
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Oct 19, 1916 (23)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
1, 1892
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Oct 19, 1916 (23)

About

Canadian World War I Sergeant who received the Victoria Cross after he singlehandedly defeated 19 Germans in France.

Before Fame

He worked as a surveyor for the Canadian National Railway before he enlisted.

Trivia

The street Valour Road in Winnipeg was renamed after Clarke and other war heroes.

Family Life

He served in the second battalion with his brother Charles.

Associated With

He received the Victoria Cross, which was named after the monarch Queen Victoria.