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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Peter’s Anglican Church and Cemetery / Peguis War Memorial (Peguis First Nation)

This wood frame church on the Peguis First Nation was built in 1922. The first burial in its associated cemetery occurred in 1878. A monument on the grounds commemorates local residents who were killed during service in the First World War.

St. Peter’s Anglican Church and Cemetery

St. Peter’s Anglican Church and Cemetery (December 2015)
Source: George Penner

War memorial near the St. Peter’s Anglican Church

War memorial near the St. Peter’s Anglican Church (December 2015)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N51.31987, W97.54603
denoted by symbol on the map above

First World War Casualties

Name

Occupation

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

Kenneth McClure Asham
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Farmer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

6 May 1895

28 March 1917

Albert H. Cook
[Lac du Bonnet]

Labourer

Lord Strathcona’s Horse, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Private

7 February 1890

25 May 1915

Reynold Cook
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Farmer

107th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

9 November 1885

15 August 1917

Alfred James Kennedy
[Elkhorn, Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Carpenter

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

17 March 1898

15 April 1917

Robert Edward Kippling
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Labourer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

10 March 1893

9 April 1917

Oswald McCorrister
[Selkirk]

Labourer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

15 July 1897

15 February 1918

William Robert McCorrister
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Fisherman

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

22 October 1893

26 June 1919

Ralph Morriseau

Labourer

249th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

2 July 1897

3 November 1918

Thomas Sanderson

Labourer

8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

5 January 1886

14 June 1916

Benjamin Smith
[Selkirk]

Labourer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

30 October 1884

14 November 1917

James Valentine Snyder
[Selkirk]

Fisherman

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

25 December 1889

24 May 1917

William Alfred Snyder
[108 Battalion]

Labourer

78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

10 November 1887

3 March 1924

George James Stevenson

Farmer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

4 June 1898

8 August 1918

David William Stranger
[Elkhorn, Selkirk]

Farmer

1st Canadian Mounted Rifles

Private

20 May 1874

29 March 1917

David Thomas
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Labourer

43rd Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

28 March 1898

26 October 1917

John Thomas
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Labourer

107th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

3 August 1896

15 August 1917

Thomas Alexander Wesley
[Selkirk, 108 Battalion]

Labourer

16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry

Private

10 February 1894

16 August 1917

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 George Penner, Jean McManus, Gordon Goldsborough, and Darryl Toews.

Page revised: 23 September 2019

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