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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Flin Flon War Memorial (Flin Flon)

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This monument in Flin Flon was erected in commemoration of soldiers from the local area killed during military service.

Flin Flon War Memorial

Flin Flon War Memorial (July 2013)
Source: Alan Mason

Site Location (lat/long): N54.76631, W101.87396
denoted by symbol on the map above

Second World War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Stephen Andronyk

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise’s)

Lance Corporal

14 June 1921

9 August 1944

Reuben Lee Aspholm

The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Signalman

31 January 1922

13 February 1945

James Sidney Attridge

The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Private

20 July 1918

2 February 1942

Maurice Jean Barbe

50 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

2 January 1912

27 January 1943

Thomas Barlow

Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class I / Wireless Operator / Air Gunner

28 February 1911

17 February 1944

Percival Edward Barron

420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

9 March 1915

29 March 1943

Bruce Martin Berven DFM

40 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class I

1 April 1905

17 September 1943

Henry Kendall Blueman

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Lance Corporal

3 June 1916

19 January 1945

James Millar Brownie

Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class II

4 January 1917

2 July 1943

Vernon William Byers

617 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

24 September 1919

17 May 1943

Elden Fleetwood Carlisle

298 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

6 May 1917

3 April 1945

George Sydney Chapman

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

16 January 1916

26 February 1945

Allan Bert Cole

Lake Superior Regiment (Motor), Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

10 February 1921

14 December 1944

Elwood Lincoln Coleman

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

24 May 1918

10 May 1942

Beverley Dwight Crane

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

18 May 1921

29 September 1942

Kenneth Davis

?

?

?

?

Roderick Joseph Digney

424 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Lieutenant Navigator

24 July 1914

31 March 1944

Walter Leon Dion

122 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class II

11 May 1919

16 March 1943

Philip Dionne

25th Canadian Tank Delivery Regiment, Elgin Regiment, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Trooper

28 February 1923

1 May 1943

Roy Harold Dow

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Rifleman

24 December 1915

21 February 1945

Norman C Eccles

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Lance Corporal

16 June 1914

21 December 1941

Sigurjon Magnus Einarson

South Saskatchewan Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

18 January 1921

20 July 1944

Allan Roy Evans

#7 Bomber Reconnaissance Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

26 October 1920

2 October 1942

Harold Fagrie

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

7 April 1919

24 July 1944

James Bentley Ferris

400 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

10 October 1916

20 January 1943

Russel Leonard Finner

Regina Rifle Regiment

Lance Corporal

9 August 1912

28 September 1944

Frederick Leslie Fisher

Lake Superior Regiment (Motor), Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

23 August 1910

26 October 1944

Philip Herbert Foster (Fenster)

404 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Squadron Leader Pilot

25 March 1905

26 May 1942

Norman Albert Fradley

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Private

2 August 1914

24 July 1944

Roy Henry Freeland

First Canadian Army Signals, The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Lance Corporal

9 November 1916

26 December 1942

Chester Gallagher

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Corporal

16 July 1914

29 August 1944

Stephen Graham Giffin

420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

11 May 1922

14 April 1943

Francis Joseph Hale

62 General Transport Company, Royal Canadian Army Service Corps

Private

26 February 1917

30 September 1942

John Leighton Harrison
[Roblin]

Regina Rifle Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

10 September 1906

8 June 1944

Ira Harry Hedman

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise’s)

Private

31 October 1917

21 August 1944

George Edgar Henry

575 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

16 February 1919

18 September 1944

Milford Frank Hinds

1 Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery

Gunner

15 May 1919

30 June 1942

George Thomas Hooper

10 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

30 September 1915

3 November 1943

Raymond Graham Hume

77 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

3 July 1914

21 April 1943

Kenneth Royden Jackson

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Corporal

2 June 1910

29 September 1945

Nels David Johnson

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Lance Corporal

6 January 1918

21 July 1944

Lloyd Theodore Lawson

57 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

1 June 1917

3 September 1941

Leslie Robert Low

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

18 February 1919

19 August 1942

Harry L Marantz

Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

Captain

?

14 August 1944

Frederick Joseph Matkin

106 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Observer

19 November 1915

8 September 1941

William Thomas Beilby McBratney

Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

11 June 1914

10 September 1942

John Gibney McCormick

172 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

5 January 1921

24 July 1943

Joseph J McCormick

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

5 January 1921

27 July 1941

Martin Neil McKay

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

13 September 1915

30 December 1941

John Stroud McLean

Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

28 August 1922

2 September 1944

Orest Michalkow

18th Armoured Car Regiment, 12th Manitoba Dragoons, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Trooper

19 June 1921

12 August 1944

David Stewart Moore

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

2 December 1924

23 April 1945

Douglas Haig Moore

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

22 March 1922

18 September 1942

Hryhory “Harry Moroz

408 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

1 December 1917

22 March 1944

Philipp Carl Neuls

Royal Canadian Air Force

Observer

12 January 1913

15 September 1942

Neville William Nisbet

Lincoln and Welland Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

7 August 1916

2 May 1945

Douglas Edwin Pearson

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

10 December 1918

12 October 1942

John Arthur Raven

407 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

30 January 1913

10 November 1943

Kenneth Fred Ray

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

20 May 1912

18 January 1943

Francis Jeremiah Ryan MM

Royal Winnipeg Rifles

Sergeant

31 August 1913

6 July 1945

Edmund Anthony Sattelberger

South Saskatchewan Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

18 March 1925

8 August 1944

Frederick William Schwartz

524 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

3 February 1911

13 July 1944

Walter Senyk

Lincoln and Welland Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

9 March 1925

2 April 1945

Russell Herman Shults

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

22 February 1919

14 December 1942

Charles Smith

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Lance Corporal

25 September 1916

19 December 1941

Robert Basil Snyder

HMCS Stadacona, Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Leading Stoker

14 February 1919

20 January 1944

Gerald Wilfred Soanes

18th Armoured Car Regiment, 12th Manitoba Dragoons, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Trooper

2 July 1921

6 April 1945

Hugh Phair Spencer

51 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

2 February 1915

1 May 1943

Donald Angus Spice

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

13 June 1922

31 January 1945

Arnold Harvey Stack

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

5 November 1921

11 November 1941

James Herbert Steele

Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

6 August 1912

17 May 1944

Robert Gordon Stevenson

HMCS Guysborough, Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Stoker

16 August 1924

18 March 1945

Robert White Stockton

158 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

9 September 1910

8 November 1942

John Allan Sutherland

Lincoln and Welland Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Corporal

25 July 1916

27 April 1945

David Raymond Swedberg

Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Rifleman

6 April 1905

30 September 1944

Dean Walter Swedberg

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

21 January 1923

12 April 1944

Donald Allan Taylor

44 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

28 April 1922

22 June 1944

Leon Abraham Titof
[Hebrew Sick Benefit, Shaarey Zedek]

9 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

16 September 1924

18 October 1943

Leslie Wilfred Toth

419 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

12 December 1916

24 November 1944

Ernest Charles Turner
[Elkhorn]

18th Armoured Car Regiment, 12th Manitoba Dragoons, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Sergeant

29 October 1916

30 October 1944

Herbert Kitchener Veal

Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers

Craftsman

20 March 1915

19 October 1945

Lyall Wright Wotton

Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise’s), Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Private

6 April 1905

12 August 1944

Andrew Roy Wright

75 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

19 February 1923

21 November 1944

Fred Yarush

420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

1 July 1918

21 November 1944

Frank Zubriski

Royal Canadian Engineers

Sapper

8 July 1923

10 July 1943

Korean War

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Harry Bowman Brydon

Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry

?

?

8 October 1951

Robert Arthur Craig

Royal Canadian Horse Artillery

?

?

21 November 1950

Reginald A. Cutt

HMCS Athabascan

Stoker

1931

July 1952

NATO

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Ernest G. Nomeland

Corps of Royal Canadian Engineers

Corporal

?

28 June 1953

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 Darryl Toews, Alan Mason, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 December 2019

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