Private Thiessen served in the South Saskatchewan Regiment from May 23, 1944 - April 13, 1946. His service number was L108875. He enrolled in the 12th District depot at Regina, Saskatchewan.

Original Discharge Certificate from 1946.


His head dress (wedge) with SSR Cap badge.

War Service badge

His papers state he served in the United Kingdom and Continental. His war service Badge number is 769197. His Commanding officer was Lt. Col. H.E Murry, 12 District Depot.

Submitted by his grandson, Geoff Thiessen, of Estevan. 13Apr2013.