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Manitoba History No. 89
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No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
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Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Whitemouth War Memorial (Whitemouth, RM of Whitemouth)

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

A monument in Whitemouth, in the Rural Municipality of Whitemouth, was erected in commemoration of soldiers from the local area killed during military service.

Whitemouth War Memorial

Whitemouth War Memorial (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.95437, W95.97840
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Thomas Howard Corregan

Conductor, CPR

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1886

24 May 1915

John Thomas Finnie

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

27 June 1898

27 July 1917

Martin Jorgenson

Farmer

44th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1892

3 June 1917

Thomas J. Little

Farmer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1888

30 September 1918

John Solberg

Farmer

27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

1898

21 August 1918

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Clarence Walter Aker

Loyal Edmonton Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1924

14 April 1945

Paul Jack Barske

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1917

26 November 1943

Clarence D. Biebrick

North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1925

17 September 1944

Elmer W. Blank

Royal Rifles of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

1921

28 January 1945

Joseph Cooke

Essex Scottish Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1923

16 October 1944

Hugh Gordon Gillespie

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

1909

14 November 1942

Donald Thomas Hudson

Algonquin Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1924

7 March 1945

Frank Steve Januik

Royal Winnipeg Rifles, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

1924

10 April 1945

Benjamin Peter Kopp

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1915

10 May 1942

John Walter Kopp

Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

1920

21 February 1945

Mike Mandzuk

Royal Regiment of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1920

28 August 1944

Raymond Clifford Ridge

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Lieutenant

1922

8 March 1945

Otto Ludwig Schieve

South Saskatchewan Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

1920

14 August 1944

James Cory Thompson
[Gimli]

Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps

Private

2 January 1911

29 January 1942

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).

We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Darryl Toews.

Page revised: 27 September 2019

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