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Historic Sites of Manitoba: United College War Memorial

A document at the University of Winnipeg Archives lists the names of students and staff at United College who were killed in the course of service in Canadian military forces during the Second World War.

Glenboro War Memorial

United College Honour Roll (no date)
Source: University of Winnipeg Archives

Second World War Casualties

Name

Service

Rank

Birth Date

Death Date

William Andrew Anderson DFC

407 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Squadron Leader

11 February 1922

12 February 1942

Milton Wilbur Atkins

207 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

26 October 1919

11 August 1942

John Edward Baskerville

51 Squadron, Royal Air Force

Flight Lieutenant

9 July 1914

19 March 1940

Stanley Bocking

87 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class II

19 April 1920

30 July 1942

Frank Dowler Bollert
[Westminster United]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aircraftman 1st Class

9 July 1920

20 June 1942

Alan Shafer Bowman

Winnipeg Grenadiers, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps

Captain

30 July 1906

19 December 1941

David Garrett Burlingam

400 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

16 March 1917

19 August 1942

Joseph Goodwin Butcher
[Carman, Law Society]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

18 June 1915

25 February 1941

Donald Arnott Cameron
[Kelvin]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

19 February 1922

9 October 1942

William Keith Clarke

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

16 March 1911

15 May 1941

Thomas George Cottier

419 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

9 March 1915

16 January 1942

Harry Nichols Dawson
[First Presbyterian]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

7 April 1918

7 January 1941

Neil Allister Dewar

HMS Arrow, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Sub-Lieutenant

30 March 1905

4 August 1943

Arthur John Dolding

405 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

23 November 1920

17 November 1942

Allan Lloyd Dyker
[Law Society]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

21 May 1913

25 June 1943

John “Jack” Elwood Fox
[Central Congregational, Kelvin]

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

Lance Sergeant

30 March 1917

24 January 1942

Henry Goody

257th Service Unit, United States Army

Lieutenant

2 April 1916

19 October 1943

Francis Elden Hagel

408 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

29 May 1909

15 April 1942

Cecil Charles David Hinks
[St. James United]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Warrant Officer Class II

16 January 1915

29 July 1942

William Patrick James
[Kelvin, St. Alban's Anglican]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Observer

6 October 1917

12 August 1942

Philip Consterdine Jones
[Central Congregational, Portage la Prairie]

37 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

1 October 1915

24 June 1942

Ralph Walter Alexander Keeling

Royal Air Force

Sergeant

8 January 1912

8 October 1940

Alfred Kirby

Royal Canadian Air Force

Observer

5 August 1921

9 August 1942

John Albert Lemmerick
[Powerview-Pine Falls]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Sergeant

18 December 1920

8 April 1943

Edmond Kidder Leveille

33 Squadron, Royal Air Force

Flying Officer

22 June 1914

31 October 1940

James Norman Lewis
[St. John's Anglican Cathedral

3 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

22 February 1922

31 May 1942

Alfred James Marsh
[Dauphin]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

21 February 1916

16 August 1942

Campbell McKinnon
[Broadway First Baptist]

426 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

27 November 1921

19 February 1943

Douglas Davidson Middleton

9 Squadron, Royal Air Force

Flight Lieutenant

28 March 1905

20 July 1940

Gerald Gabriel Murphy

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aircraftman 2nd Class

25 September 1916

17 September 1940

Robert Laird Parker
[Central Congregational]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

11 February 1920

16 March 1942

David Renfrew Petrie
[St. James Presbyterian]

Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

26 November 1922

5 October 1943

Gordon Fleming Ryan

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

12 June 1919

11 December 1941

John Cameron Sails
[Eatons]

92 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

24 May 1916

27 March 1943

Walter Edward Shields
[Law Society]

HMCS Windflower, Royal Canadian Navy Reserve

Sub-Lieutenant

21 April 1917

7 December 1941

Edwin Earle Smith
[Reston]

159 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flying Officer

17 January 1915

12 August 1943

Thomas Gerald Stevenson

Royal Canadian Air Force

Leading Aircraftman

22 February 1923

30 October 1941

Robert Hollis Toshack

38 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Flight Sergeant

23 November 1921

23 September 1941

John Richards “Tuck” Tucker
[Westminster United]

401 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Pilot Officer

23 February 1921

26 July 1942

Wilbur Dennison Van Vliet

Royal Canadian Air Force

Group Captain

31 March 1903

25 October 1942

John Burrows Waddell [Beausejour]

33 (RAF) Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force

Segeant

19 March 1915

24 July 1942

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Wesley College / United College / University of Winnipeg (505 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Wesley College War Memorial

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 Tanya Wiegand (University of Winnipeg Archives) for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Darryl Toews.

Page revised: 3 September 2021

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