This content submitted by his grandson, Jeff Kirby.
See Elmer Crook's listing in the SSR Nominal Roll. It is noted that he was wounded and was also a prisoner of war and released in April, 1945.
His obituary is also available. Elmer passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at Maison Au Diapason, October 26, 2014 at the age of 89. He was a proud member of the Cowansville Legion, Branch 99, Quebec.