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War Memorials in Manitoba
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Miniota War Memorial (Miniota, Municipality of Prairie View)

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

A monument in Miniota in the Municipality of Prairie View commemorates soldiers from the local area killed during military service.

Miniota War Memorial

Miniota War Memorial (September 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.14273, W101.03441
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

John Allan

Farmer

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1895

25 October 1916

George Edmund Featherstone Aspinwall

Carpenter

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1895

25 July 1916

Frederick Allan Bedford
[Hamiota]

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1889

3 October 1918

Frederick William Bradford
[Hamiota]

Student in Agriculture

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Lieutenant

1893

23 August 1917

Ernest Brew

Miner

49th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1887

20 January 1917

K. Brewer

?

?

?

?

?

David Hugh Brown
[Crandall, Next of Kin]

Well Driller

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

3 April 1889

6 April 1918

J. Chamberlain

?

?

?

?

?

George William Coulson

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1895

19 February 1917

David Alexander Fraser Dickson

Notary Public

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

1887

9 April 1917

Herbert John Evans

Farmer

29th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1877

27 May 1920

James Lloyd Evans

Hardware and Lumber Merchant

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Captain

1879

1 September 1918

Kingsley Alan Evans

Confectioner

48th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1894

18 December 1915

R. Ferguson

?

?

?

?

?

J. Forsyth

?

?

?

?

?

Thomas S. Gerrand

Teacher

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Lance Corporal

1893

11 February 1915

Victor Fraser Gow

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

28 April 1918

Herbert Greig

Telephone Installer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1888

18 May 1915

Alan Sinclair Hodnett

Merchant

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1883

3 May 1917

G. Karloch

?

?

?

?

?

Evelyn Charles Godson Little

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Lance Corporal

1896

9 September 1918

Wilfrid Reginald Long

Drug Clerk

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1891

26 October 1917

Robert McCheyne

Farm Labourer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

6 November 1917

Thomas McCheyne

Farmer

2nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1889

26 April 1916

James Randall Munshaw

Law Student

161st Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

1883

22 February 1919

T. Nealing

?

?

?

?

?

Herbert Henry Owen-Taylor

Cook

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1887

6 June 1917

Reginald Drake Palmer
[Blenheim]

Teamster

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Corporal

25 September 1890

1 October 1916

Percy Norman Phillips

Farmer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Lance Corporal

1893

16 April 1917

Theron Leroy Phillips MM
[Armoury, Crandall]

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

25 July 1890

11 August 1918

William Russell Preston

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

9 April 1917

Henry Stansfield “Harry” Rake
[Birtle, Blenheim]

Farmer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

5 August 1887

26 October 1917

Edward Seeley

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1879

4 May 1917

Edmund Sismey

Farmer

3rd Canadian Division, Ammunition Column, Canadian Field Artillery

Driver

1882

26 July 1916

Fred Sharpe

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1891

9 January 1917

George Albert Still

Farmer

The Fort Garry Horse

Private

1896

28 March 1919

Ralph Hunt Thorpe

Mechanic

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

19 February 1918

William Frank Trickett

Cook

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

1883

14 June 1916

Stephen Tindall
[Crandall, First Baptist]

Farmer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Company Sergeant Major

4 June 1894

26 August 1918

William Vogel

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1886

3 May 1917

John Williams

Farmer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1890

8 October 1916

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Wilfred P. Barrett

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1918

25 December 1941

Stanley Clarence Benn

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

1918

22 August 1942

Wilbert Jacob Bieber

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

1921

7 August 1943

Murray Wallace Bonner

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

1920

19 August 1943

Harold Arthur Brad

106 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1922

27 April 1944

Robert Campbell Carnegie

Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1923

12 January 1945

Clarence Taylor Clark

97 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

1918

24 November 1943

James Harrison Clark

299 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

10 June 1920

7 June 1944

Leslie Walter Dickinson

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

1915

23 July 1944

Clarence Henry Finkbeiner

408th Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1917

9 May 1942

Murray Thomas Forster

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aircraftman

1922

17 November 1941

Arthur William Gibbon

12th Manitoba Dragoons, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Private

1918

28 September 1941

David Ronald Gilchrist

77 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1917

26 May 1943

Jack Edgar Graham

Lake Superior Regiment (Motor), Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

8 January 1920

31 October 1944

William Alfred Grainger

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Corporal

1911

23 November 1944

Kenneth Lavern Hanna

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Sergeant

1919

28 October 1944

William Russell Hurlin

Algonquin Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1925

8 October 1944

Percy John Iles

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1917

11 October 1942

John Andrew Iverach

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Corporal

1907

30 September 1942

Garth Borland Johnson
[Birtle]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

6 May 1922

26 November 1944

Kenneth Samuel Lawrence

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

1922

8 June 1944

Lyall Thomas Lelond

Seaforth Highlanders of Canada

Private

1916

12 April 1945

Arthur Douglas Maw

76 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1923

31 March 1944

George Edward McKinnon

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Lieutenant

1917

19 August 1944

Francis Lloyd Milburn

408 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

1919

13 June 1943

George M. Norrie

8th Light Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

Private

1915

24 September 1944

George H. Padfield

11th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

Private

1922

13 July 1944

William George Scorgie

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

1924

28 August 1944

Walter Arthur Shean

Veterans Guard of Canada

Private

1891

29 December 1940

Guy Steuart

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

1910

8 June 1944

Percival Stevens

Fort Garry Horse, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Trooper

17 January 1915

4 July 1944

David A. Titley

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

1913

21 July 1944

Norman Clifford Walker

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1912

20 December 1941

Korean War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Charles Lorne Stowe

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Private

1927

13 October 1952

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: 3 February 2019

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