Named to remember Canadian Army Private Alfred Pierrway, K 601413, from Quesnel; serving as a gunner with the Royal Canadian Artillery when he was killed 12 July 1942, age 22 (circumstances not cited). Buried at Prince George Cemetery, grave 4. 2. H. Survived by mother Lily Miller, Quesnel.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office