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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grandview War Memorial (Grandview, Municipality of Grandview)

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First World War | Second World War | Other | Sources

This monument in Grandview in the Municipality of Grandview was erected in commemoration of soldiers from the Grandview area killed during military service. A second monument nearby, donated by the Girls’ Guild of Grandview, commemorates First World War casualties.

Grandview War Memorial

Grandview War Memorial (June 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Girls’ Guild First World War Monument

Girls’ Guild First World War Monument (June 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N51.17495, W100.69601
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Stanton L. Melo Beardmore

Signal Operator

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1892

20 May 1915

William John Berry

Farmer

49th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

1884

13 August 1918

Albert Edward Blakely

Barber

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1897

21 September 1916

Reginald Howard Dalzell

Clerk

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1894

10 November 1917

Frederick Charles Davies

Printer

107th Canadian Pioneer Battalion

Lance Corporal

1898

4 March 1918

John Hardy Downie

Farmer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

1893

26 October 1917

Gordon Craig Duffus

Banker

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

1894

24 December 1916

Charles William Elliott

Farmer

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1891

10 August 1918

Allen Fisher

Farmer

19th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1882

9 April 1917

Ralph Fletcher

Labourer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

1888

14 June 1916

John Madill Hume

Barber

Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Private

1890

13 October 1918

James Daniel Stanley James

Farmer

13th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1892

1 December 1916

Frederick Jauncey

Lumberjack

1st Armoured Regiment, Royal Canadian Dragoons

Sergeant

1899

14 February 1919

Thomas Alvin Kinnee

Liveryman

10th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

10 April 1917

St. George Otway Lloyd
[Bank of Commerce]

Bank Clerk

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

1893

19 February 1917

Wallace McCulloch

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1895

1 November 1917

R. McKay

?

?

?

?

?

Herman McLean MM

Labourer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Private

1883

24 April 1917

Frederick Lennon Joseph Pearce

Labourer

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1887

28 October 1917

Alexandre Poirier

Mill Hand

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

10 June 1894

6 November 1917

Robert William Reynolds

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

2 June 1916

Aubrey Allen Rogers

Farmer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1880

18 August 1917

J. S. Stewart

?

?

?

 

?

Charles Clifford Storey

Farmer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

8 November 1917

Albert Henry Guilym Whittaker
[Dauphin]

Bartender

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

17 September 1891

9 September 1916

George Elmore Wolf

Labourer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Private

1895

11 August 1916

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Peter Chubey

Canadian Forestry Corps

Private

1918

27 May 1942

Vernon Edward Clark

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Sergeant

1921

7 August 1944

James Leo Donald

419th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1919

15 February 1944

Walter Dunkin

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

1901

19 August 1942

Matt Guick

Canadian Scottish Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1922

7 October 1944

Gilbert Herbert Laverne Harkness

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

1924

6 June 1944

Clifford Vernon Hebner MM

1st Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers

Sergeant

1913

5 October 1944

Chester Hebner

3rd Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery

Gunner

1915

11 July 1944

David Gabriel Laplante

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1918

25 November 1943

Gordon Herbert Lawson

458th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

1916

15 July 1943

Douglas Dunbar Low

9 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer

28 June 1916

7 November 1942

Roy Stanley Martin

1st Auxiliary Survey Section, Royal Canadian Artillery

Bombardier

1920

16 June 1945

Ivan Anderson Miller

138th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1913

21 April 1942

Laurence Virtue Morran

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Sergeant

1904

14 March 1941

C. M. Morris

?

?

?

?

George McCrae

North Nova Scotia Highlanders, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1916

17 September 1944

Alexander Donald McIntyre

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aircraftman First Class

1923

15 September 1944

Victor Parrott

76th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1918

20 January 1944

Robert Shepley

Regina Rifle Regiment

Rifleman

1909

13 August 1944

Morton Slemmon

Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1919

23 May 1944

Herbert Chester Tarzwell

419th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1921

29 December 1944

Francis White

8th Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery

Bombardier

1921

18 September 1944

Fred Yarush

420th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

1918

21 November 1944

Sources:

For the names of First World War casualities from Manitoba who do not appear on any physical monument in the province, see the Manitoba Historical Society War Memorial. If you know of a name that is omitted from this list, please contact the MHS War Memorial Researcher Darryl Toews (darryl@mhs.mb.ca).

Soldiers of the First World War - Canadian Expeditionary Force, Library and Archives Canada.

Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Veterans Affairs Canada.

Financial support for research reported on this page was provided by the Manitoba Heritage Grants Program (2015-2016).

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Darryl Toews.

Page revised: 28 May 2018

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