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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Rathwell War Memorial (Rathwell, Municipality of Norfolk Treherne)

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

A monument in Rathwell in the Municipality of Norfolk Treherne was erected in commemoration of soldiers from the local area killed during military service.

Rathwell War Memorial

Rathwell War Memorial (June 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.64654, W98.54524
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

William Calder

Labourer

4th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

25 August 1882

30 June 1916

S. Campbell

?

?

?

?

?

William Campbell
[Roseisle]

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1 December 1895

12 September 1918

Robert Ralston Cavanagh

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1884

15 August 1917

John Falconer
[Winnipeg]

Clerk

28th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Sergeant

2 March 1876

26 September 1916

Arthur Frederick Ferris

Farmer

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1893

23 August 1917

Samuel Finlay

Farm hand

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1889

15 February 1918

Gordon Cecil Forbes

Farmer

29th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1889

13 September 1916

Charles Edward Ford

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

21 April 1873

20 March 1915

Samuel Edward Fulsher

Engineer

5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1881

9 August 1918

William Robert Chisholm Haver

Farmer

58th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1891

8 October 1916

Robert John Jones

Farmer

46th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

26 October 1917

John Kincaid

School teacher

53rd Battery, Canadian Field Artillery

Corporal

1890

11 September 1918

Sanford Wesley Leitch

Farmer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1894

9 April 1917

John Proctor Litton

Grocery clerk

Royal Canadian Regiment

Private

1899

8 October 1916

Alexander Archibald McLachlan
[Treherne, 108 Battalion]

Farmer

8th Company, Canadian Machine Gun Corps

Private

18 December 1893

31 October 1917

John James McLachlan

Engineer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Lance Corporal

1893

11 October 1916

Alexander Urquhart McLeod

Engineer

3rd Battalion, Canadian Engineers

Sergeant

1892

9 August 1918

Charles William Poland

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

10 November 1917

Russell Porter

Farmer

10th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1896

26 September 1916

James John Robert Scarrow

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1890

10 April 1917

J. D. Scott

?

?

?

?

?

Frederick Stockdale MM

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Corporal

1896

15 October 1916

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

William Lawrence Pritchard

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

Private

1908

23 October 1944

Francis Norman Brown

429 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1925

5 January 1945

Hugh Paterson McTaggart

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Corporal

1914

5 December 1943

Norman Edwin Wilson

Lake Superior Regiment (Motor), Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1916

21 August 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: 7 February 2017

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