Tommy Prince

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Birthday
25, 1915
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Nov 25, 1977 (62)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
25, 1915
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Nov 25, 1977 (62)

About

Aboriginal soldier who went on to become one of Canada's most highly-decorated war heroes. He received numerous medals for his bravery during World War II and the Korean War, including the Silver Star and the Military Medal.

Before Fame

He grew up on the Brokenhead Ojibway Nation reservation, where he was able to hone his tracking and marksmanship skills.

Trivia

He spent three days behind enemy lines disguised as a farmer during World War II.

Family Life

He had five children with Verna Sinclair.

Associated With

He was presented with his Military Medal by King George VI on February 12, 1945.