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Last NameRankFirst NameUnitTheatre of OperationsLocationDate DeceasedPublished
AADLANDPrivatePeterCanadian ArmyWorld War IISaskatchewan, CanadaFebruary 11th, 2003November/December 2003
AALDERSBrentonWorld War IIWindsor, Nova Scotia, CanadaOctober 5th, 2013March/April 2014
AALDERSPrivateRay G.World War IIHalifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSeptember/October 2009
AALDERSLance-CorporalRoy L.Royal Canadian Ordnance CorpsWorld War IIKennetcook, Nova Scotia, CanadaApril 27th, 1996August 1996
AALTENSergeantR.H.Canadian Forestry CorpsWorld War IINakusp, British Columbia, CanadaNovember 24th, 1994March 1995
AALTOMartinCanadian ArmyBritish Columbia, CanadaFebruary 11th, 2007May/June 2007
AALTONENPrivateLauri48th Highlanders of CanadaWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaJanuary 14th, 2010September/October 2010
AARONPrivateAlexWorld War IIToronto, Ontario, CanadaMarch 23rd, 2001March/April 2002
AARONPrivateIrvingRoyal Canadian Ordnance CorpsWorld War IIToronto, Ontario, CanadaMarch 3rd, 1993June 1993
AASENNorman R.Victoria, British Columbia, CanadaSeptember 13th, 2001March/April 2002
AASENPrivateGordon S. (Pat)South Saskatchewan RegimentWorld War IIMarengo, Saskatchewan, CanadaDecember 8th, 1996September/October 1997
Aasen Norman J.4th Medium Regiment, Royal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IILangley, British Columbia, CanadaSeptember 9th, 2022November 2023
AASENDaisySurrey, British Columbia, CanadaDecember 28th, 1983March 1983
AASLANDNormanWorld War IIAlberta, CanadaFebruary 12th, 2008November/December 2008
AASTONPrivateMelvinCanadian ArmyWorld War IISaskatchewan, CanadaFebruary 8th, 2007November/December 2007
ABARLeading AircraftmanAllan B.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaFebruary 12th, 2007November/December 2007
ABASSStaff SergeantLewisNorth Nova Scotia RegimentWorld War IIStellarton, Nova Scotia, CanadaJuly 26th, 1999March/April 2000
ABBASSCraftsmanThomasRoyal Canadian Ordnance CorpsWorld War IISydney, Nova Scotia, CanadaApril 5th, 1995August 1995
ABBASS (SCOTT)Delma E.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IINova Scotia, CanadaOctober 24th, 2003March/April 2004
ABBEYGeneralGrantRoyal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIMadison, Saskatchewan, Canada1984May 1985
ABBEYLieutenant-ColonelJ.C.World War IIKingsville, Ontario, CanadaDecember 23rd, 1990April 1991
ABBEYCalvinUnited States NavyWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaDecember 22nd, 1991April 1992
ABBINETTSergeantFrank J.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIWelland, Ontario, CanadaAugust 18th, 2000March/April 2001
ABBINKPrivateHermanRoyal Netherlands ArmyWorld War IIWallaceburg, Ontario, CanadaSeptember 18th, 2002March/April 2003
ABBISPrivateEugene PatrickCanadian Infantry CorpsWorld War IIEdmundston, New Brunswick, CanadaFebruary 1st, 1985May 1985
ABBORSMaster CorporalRoland A.Royal Canadian Air ForceSouthport, Manitoba, CanadaJanuary 1st, 2006Web Only
ABBORSMaster CorporalRoland A.Royal Canadian Air ForceSouthport, Manitoba, CanadaJanuary 1st, 2007May/June 2007
ABBORSMaster CorporalRoland A.Royal Canadian Air ForceSouthport, Manitoba, CanadaJanuary 1st, 2007May/June 2007
ABBORSMaster CorporalRoland A.Royal Canadian Air ForceSouthport, Manitoba, CanadaJanuary 1st, 2007May/June 2007
ABBOTPrivateL.W.World War IIWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaApril 24th, 1991July/August 1991
ABBOTStoker 1st ClassStanley HerbertRoyal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIFort Frances, Ontario, CanadaNovember 2nd, 1984April 1985
ABBOTStewartWorld War IIGander, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaJanuary 14th, 2012September/October 2012
ABBOTTSergeantW.Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light InfantryWorld War IIWoodstock, Ontario, CanadaFebruary 28th, 1984June 1984
ABBOTTStewartNewfoundland Overseas Forestry UnitWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaJanuary 10th, 1984May 1984
ABBOTTColonelAlbert J. MBERoyal Canadian EngineersWorld War II, Korean WarNewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaMay 27th, 1985September 1985
ABBOTTJoseph GeorgeEssex Scottish, Royal Canadian Army Medical CorpsWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaMarch 16th, 1985October 1985
ABBOTTLieutenant-ColonelDerrickRoyal Army Medical Corps, Royal Regiment of CanadaToronto, Ontario, CanadaDecember 21st, 2009September/October 2010
ABBOTTTrooperJohnRoyal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIOntario, CanadaMarch/April 2011
ABBOTTLeading AircraftwomanAgnes OliveWomen’s Auxiliary Air ForceWorld War IIGrimsby, Ontario, CanadaDecember 4th, 1984March 1985
ABBOTTAble SeamanEric W.Royal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaJuly 6th, 2006May/June 2007
ABBOTTWayne T.Royal Canadian Army Service CorpsVancouver, British Columbia, CanadaSeptember 30th, 2006May/June 2007
ABBOTTMajorR.S.48th Highlanders of CanadaWorld War IIToronto, Ontario, CanadaAugust 17th, 1989November 1989
ABBOTTCyril A.Royal Canadian Army Medical CorpsWorld War IIMontreal, Quebec, CanadaJanuary 17th, 1989May 1989
ABBOTTMaxwellRoyal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaNovember 23rd, 1988September 1989
ABBOTTPrivateDennis T.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaApril 30th, 1988September 1988
ABBOTTAble SeamanAustin A.Royal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFebruary 29th, 1988June 1988
ABBOTTEdward A.Royal Canadian Army Service CorpsWorld War IIKitchener, Ontario, CanadaMarch 31st, 1988July/August 1988
ABBOTTPrivateJohn I.World War IISydney, Nova Scotia, CanadaJanuary 22nd, 1988May 1988
ABBOTTLieutenantSamuel F.Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IISherbrooke, Quebec, CanadaMarch 11th, 2000November/December 2000
ABBOTTGunnerGeorge19th Canadian Field ArtilleryWorld War IIColdwater, Ontario, CanadaMarch 26th, 2001November/December 2001
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