Private Georges-Henri Moffatt
Joseph Georges-Henri Moffatt was born on April 19, 1922, he was the youngest of two boys. Georges-Henri and his older brother Rolland were raised by their parents, Georges Moffatt and Parmelia Despaties in Montreal, Canada. Georges-Henri attended Chomedey School and by the time he completed grade 7, he decided to leave school and secure employment in order to assist his family financially. From 1936 to 1940, Georges-Henri accepted a variety of job opportunities such as a messenger and apprentice printer along with several general labour positions. He also was an usher at a local theatre before becoming an apprentice steamfitter and finally a machine operator at Noorduyn Aviation until his enlistment in the military.