Last Post

Since 1928, Legion Magazine has honoured those Canadians who have served their country by publishing in print short death notices for Royal Canadian Legion members with military backgrounds, Canadian war veterans and Legion members with police service. With the advent of the Internet, we have created as a historical archive for your free use a Last Post database that goes back to 1984. It currently contains around 200,000 names but this number will rise as further entries are published in print and updated with the newest entries throughout the year. We will gradually go back further in time as our resources permit.

Last Post Archive
Results 201101 - 201150 of 201385
Last NameRankFirst NameUnitPeriod of ServiceLocationDate DeceasedPublished
ZIEGLERGunnerJohnCanadian ArmyWorld War IISylvan Lake, Alberta, CanadaNovember 27th, 2015November 2016
ZIEGLERPrivate First ClassFrederick J.Royal Canadian Army Medical CorpsKorean WarBig River, Saskatchewan, CanadaJuly 20th, 2015November 2016
ZIELINKSIStefanWindsor, Ontario, CanadaDecember 26th, 2012November/December 2013
ZIELINSKIPrivateJanPolish ArmyWorld War IINovember 23rd, 1998March/April 1999
ZIELINSKIStanleyWorld War IIEdmonton, Alberta, CanadaMay 16th, 1992December 1992/January 1993
ZIELINSKISecond LieutenantL.K.Polish ArmyWorld War IIKensington, Prince Edward Island, CanadaJuly 23rd, 1985Web Only
ZIELINSKIPrivatePeter P.2nd Polish Corps, British 8th ArmyWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaMay 15th, 2010September/October 2010
ZIELINSKIPrivateWalterPolish ArmyWorld War IITimmins, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 27th, 1983May 1983
ZIEMANNBernard K.ArmyBrantford, Ontario, CanadaJuly 9th, 2017November 2017
ZIEMKIEWICZWarrant OfficerMarianRoyal Air ForceWorld War IIOntario, CanadaJuly 30th, 2001November/December 2001
ZIEMSKIPrivateRudoiphQueen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of CanadaWorld War IISt. Boniface, Manitoba, CanadaDecember 17th, 1992April 1993
ZIEMSKILieutenantKrystynaWorld War IICambridge, Ontario, CanadaJuly 5th, 1990October 1990
ZIEMSKICaptainLudwik F.Polish ArmyWorld War IICambridge, Ontario, CanadaJuly 5th, 1990October 1990
ZIENKOWSKIPrivateJosephPolish Army, ReservesSt. Catharines, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 11th, 1993April 1993
ZIESMANPrivateEphraim (Bud)Canadian ArmyWorld War IIPrince George, British Columbia, CanadaDecember 31st, 1991July/August 1992
ZIFFSergeantStellaAuxiliary Territorial ServiceWorld War IIFort Erie, Ontario, CanadaMarch 26th, 2009September/October 2009
ZIGARLICKJosephCanadian Armoured CorpsWorld War IIWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaFebruary 6th, 2011September/October 2011
ZIGARLICK (Poitras)Antonine EvaCanadian Women’s Army CorpsWorld War IIWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaMay 14th, 1985September 1985
ZIGLERWilliamRoyal Canadian Army Service CorpsWorld War IIAlberta, CanadaMarch 27th, 1999September/October 1999
ZIHRULGunnerArnold J.Royal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIManitoba, CanadaJuly 3rd, 1997March/April 1998
ZILBECTLeading AircraftmanHyRoyal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IICôte Saint-Luc, Quebec, CanadaJanuary 5th, 2015November/December 2015
ZILERCorporalHenryRoyal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical EngineersWorld War IIOntario, CanadaJuly 21st, 1998March/April 1999
ZILERJeane D.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IISeaforth, Ontario, CanadaJune 23rd, 1987October 1987
ZILINSKYLeading AirwomanIreneRoyal Canadian Air Force (Women’s Division)World War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaMay/June 2007
ZILKEYArnold C.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIAltamont, Manitoba, CanadaMarch 12th, 1989September 1989
ZILLERGeorgeWindsor, Ontario, CanadaSeptember 25th, 1996March/April 1997
ZILLMANPaulRoyal Canadian Air ForceWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaMay 7th, 1999September/October 1999
ZILLMANLance-CorporalFrederickRoyal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFebruary 21st, 2005November/December 2005
ZILLMANRilla L.Royal Canadian Air ForceManitoba, CanadaApril 30th, 2011March/April 2012
ZIMERMANSecond LieutenantAdam F.Polish ArmyWorld War IIStratford, Ontario, CanadaSeptember 7th, 1994February 1995
ZIMICHGeorgeRoyal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaFebruary 28th, 2006November/December 2006
ZIMMAROFioreWorld War IIPeterborough, Ontario, CanadaMarch 26th, 1985August 1985
ZIMMELLClifford B.Edmonton, Alberta, CanadaApril 27th, 1990July/August 1990
ZIMMERJohn P.Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIOntario, CanadaJanuary 11th, 1998September/October 1998
ZIMMERStoker Petty OfficerWilliam (Red)Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IICalgary, Alberta, CanadaMay 8th, 1998September/October 1998
ZIMMERMajorLeoRegina RiflesWorld War IIRegina, Saskatchewan, CanadaApril 27th, 1999March/April 2000
ZIMMERSergeantHenryRoyal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IICalgary, Alberta, CanadaJanuary 12th, 1999September/October 1999
ZIMMERHerbertRoyal Canadian Air ForceYorkton, Saskatchewan, CanadaJuly 7th, 2000November/December 2000
ZIMMERCorporalJack O.Royal Winnipeg RiflesNovember 12th, 2000March/April 2001
ZIMMERWilliamWorld War IIRocky Mountain House, Alberta, CanadaJuly 2004March/April 2005
ZIMMERPrivateMartin J.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIPrince George, British Columbia, CanadaMarch 1990July/August 1990
ZIMMERJosephRoyal Canadian NavyKitchener, Ontario, CanadaDecember 22nd, 2005November/December 2006
ZIMMERCorporalJosephRegina RiflesWorld War IIVictoria, British Columbia, CanadaMarch 15th, 1989September 1989
ZIMMERStanley A.Canadian Armed ForcesManitoba, CanadaFebruary 4th, 2008November/December 2008
ZIMMEROtto M.Canadian ArmyOntario, CanadaAugust 9th, 2009March/April 2010
ZIMMEREmilCanadian ArmyWorld War IIMaple Ridge, British Columbia, CanadaJune 22nd, 1985October 1985
ZIMMERMANCorporalBarnabasCanadian ArmyWorld War IIHamilton, Ontario, CanadaJune 9th, 1999March/April 2000
ZIMMERMANPrivateCharles R.World War IIKingsville, Ontario, CanadaFebruary 17th, 1996June/July 1996
ZIMMERMANPrivateIsadoreWorld War IISeptember 6th, 2001March/April 2002
ZIMMERMANJ.F.South Saskatchewan RegimentWorld War IIVictoria, British Columbia, CanadaFebruary 25th, 2004September/October 2004
Results 201101 - 201150 of 201385

Last Post is published as a free service in recognition of those who served their country and to allow readers to learn of the passing of comrades with whom they have served. The database, found at, is reserved for these groups: 1) Canadian citizens and Commonwealth subjects who were ordinary members of The Royal Canadian Legion at the time of death; 2) life members who were previously ordinary members; 3) Canadian war veterans of WW II, Korean War, Gulf War and Afghanistan War who were not Legion members at the time of death.

The database has historical value and can be searched by name, date of death, unit or period of service.

Forms for filling in the information are available at Legion branches. Those submitting notices are urged to be thorough and accurate. Type or print to ensure legibility. Submit notices promptly to ensure timely publication.

As long as the date of death is within the time period of entries on the website (1984 to present), the notice will be added to the database and appear in the printed edition. Notices within a year of the date of death can be submitted by family members, but entries that are more than a year old must come from a Royal Canadian Legion branch.

Copyright: Reproduction or re-creation of the Legion Magazine Site Last Post database, in whole or in part in any form or media, is strictly forbidden and is a violation of copyright, which resides with Canvet Publications Ltd., the magazine's publisher.

Legion Magazine owes a special thank you to our volunteers Heather Meikle, Terry Prill and Robyn Zettler who are helping us process entries for this database.

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