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Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
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No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lac du Bonnet War Memorial (Lac du Bonnet)

Link to:
First World War | Second World War | Other | Sources

A monument in Lac du Bonnet commemorates local people who were killed during military service.

Lac du Bonnet War Memorial

Lac du Bonnet War Memorial (September 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.25369, W96.05860
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Albert H. Cook
[Peguis]

Labourer

Lord Strathcona’s Horse, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Private

7 February 1890

25 May 1915

Arthur Henry King

Labourer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1899

27 September 1918

Joseph Lavoie

Farmer

22nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

27 August 1918

George McLeod

Hunter

108th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

17 November 1916

Alexander George Sinclair

Trapper

107th Pioneer Battalion, Canadian Pioneers

Private

1893

3 April 1917

Joseph Lawrence Smith
[Field Ambulance]

Student

192nd Northern Training Squadron, Royal Air Force

Flight Cadet

26 January 1894

17 July 1918

William Wellman
[Next of Kin]

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

7 May 1898

21 July 1917

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Elmer Walter Blank

Royal Rifles of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

1921

28 January 1945

Joe Brezino

Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1923

21 February 1945

Hans Wilfred Cederlund

8th Reconnaissance Regiment, 14th Canadian Hussars, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Trooper

1922

6 October 1944

Sylvio David

Royal Winnipeg Rifles, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

1917

9 October 1944

Rene Joseph Ludger Fournier

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1922

30 October 1942

Hugh Gordon Gillespie

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

20 October 1909

14 November 1942

Edwin Harold Hendrickson

Highland Light Infantry of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1914

24 March 1945

Andrew Horbatiuk

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1923

28 October 1944

Donald Thomas Hudson

Algonquin Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1924

7 March 1945

Roy Robert Irwin

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

22 May 1913

12 July 1944

Lucien Charles Le Vasseur

419 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

29 August 1920

14 October 1944

Raymond Clifford Ridge

404 Buffalo Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Lieutenant

1922

8 March 1945

Frederick George Small

434 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

1917

9 October 1943

Carl Ferdinand Tinndal

Algonquin Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1922

19 September 1944

Wilfred Wood

Loyal Edmonton Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1922

27 December 1943

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: 25 April 2019

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