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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Father Jean-Pierre Aulneau and J. B. La Vérendryé Memorial (Tache Avenue, Winnipeg)

The memorial in the St. Boniface Cathedral Cemetery on Tache Avenue, erected by La Société Historique de Saint-Boniface, features sculptures of missionary Father J.-P. Aulneau, J. B. La Vérendryé and 19 others who were killed on an island in the Lake of the Woods on 6 June 1736.

Aulneau - La Vérendryé Memorial (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.88933, W97.12265
denoted by symbol on the map above


Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 March 2011

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