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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ninette War Memorial (Ninette, RM of Prairie Lakes)

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

A monument in Ninette, in the Rural Municipality of Prairie Lakes, was erected in commemoration of people from the local area killed in military service.

Ninette War Memorial

Ninette War Memorial (August 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.40046, W99.63032
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Alan West Burnett
[Glenboro, Treesbank, Wawanesa]

Farmer

9th Company, Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Private

9 October 1883

16 November 1917

Benjamin Challen

Railroading

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1892

6 September 1918

Ralph Clark Clench
[Armoury, Treesbank, Wawanesa]

Teacher

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

24 August 1890

15 October 1916

Samuel Henry Edwards

Sectionman on Railroad

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1897

26 September 1916

John Roy Kerr
[Killarney]

Farmer

45th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

22 December 1892

2 June 1915

James William Long

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1888

10 April 1917

Frederick Madkins

Labourer

2nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

1884

21 October 1918

Alexander Nicholson

Farmer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1892

26 October 1917

R. Nicol

?

?

?

?

?

Charles Thomas Thompson

Farmer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Private

8 April 1879

15 September 1916

Arthur William York

Labourer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1877

10 April 1917

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Harry Walter Hughes Adams

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

6 September 1920

28 September 1942

Roland Edward Black

103 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class II

3 May 1923

2 December 1943

Frederick James Butcher

Royal Canadian Army Service Corps

Private

23 November 1921

3 December 1943

Melvin Oliver Clisby

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

19 August 1920

7 June 1944

Harry Douglas

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

16 October 1912

19 August 1942

Thomas C. Hamilton

331st Bomber Squadron, 94th Bomber Group, Heavy, US Army Air Forces

Technical Sergeant

?

13 June 1943

Francis John Lowe

12 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

10 May 1910

26 March 1942

James Gilbert Moggey

2nd Armoured Regiment, Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians), Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Corporal

29 October 1924

24 May 1944

G. McIntosh

?

?

?

?

William Hugh Oakes

420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Officer

11 September 1909

5 March 1945

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: 29 February 2020

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