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 201351 - 201385 of 201385
Last NameRankFirst NameUnitPeriod of ServiceLocationDate DeceasedPublished
ZWICKERTrooperDouglas R.8th Princess Louise’s (New Brunswick) HussarsWorld War IINew Brunswick, CanadaFebruary 28th, 1998September/October 1998
ZWICKERRonald E.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIOntario, CanadaNovember 12th, 2002March/April 2003
ZWICKERLeading AircraftmanHollis J.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IINew Brunswick, CanadaJanuary 30th, 2003November/December 2003
ZWICKERMajorCharles R.Royal Canadian Air ForceKorean WarNova Scotia, CanadaSeptember 23rd, 2004March/April 2005
ZWICKERCorporalAlfred B.Canadian ArmyWorld War IISackville, New Brunswick, CanadaSeptember 1st, 1992December 1992/January 1993
ZWICKERRaymondRoyal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveGatineau, Quebec, Canada2004November/December 2005
ZWICKERCorporalLester A.West Nova Scotia RegimentWorld War IICaledonia, Nova Scotia, CanadaMay 28th, 1991September 1991
ZWICKERHarold RRoyal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIPort Maitland, Nova Scotia, CanadaSeptember 5th, 1990December 1990/January 1991
ZWICKERWarrant OfficerFulton G. (Jim)Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Naval ReserveDartmouth, Nova Scotia, CanadaOctober 2nd, 2008March/April 2009
ZWICKERPrivateS.A.West Nova Scotia RegimentWorld War IIHalifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaAugust 16th, 1985October 1985
ZWICKERPrivateElkanah DavidHalifax RiflesWorld War IILiverpool, Nova Scotia, CanadaJanuary 25th, 1985June 1985
ZWICKERKennethWorld War IIBrantford, Ontario, CanadaMay 27th, 1984September 1984
ZWICKERLorne V.Royal Canadian Air ForceNova Scotia, CanadaSeptember 22nd, 2011March/April 2012
ZWICKERPrivateGilbert M.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIColborne, Ontario, CanadaMarch 23rd, 2014September/October 2014
ZWICKERMaxwellMerchant Navy, Canadian ArmyWorld War IIBedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaOctober 1st, 2015March 2016
ZWICKEREarl H.Royal Canadian Army Service CorpsWorld War IIChester Basin, Nova Scotia, CanadaDecember 14th, 2015November 2016
ZWICKERMaster CorporalRobert E.Canadian Armed ForcesChester Basin, Nova Scotia, CanadaMay 15th, 2016November 2016
ZWICKERPrivateVernon B.West Nova Scotia Regiment, Princess Louise Fusiliers, ReservesWorld War IICharlos Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaJanuary 21st, 2018November 2018
ZWICKEREugene L.Korean WarSaint John, New Brunswick, CanadaApril 1st, 2019November 2019
ZWICXERPrivateGeorge W.Canadian Forestry CorpsWorld War IILiverpool, Nova Scotia, CanadaMarch 11th, 1989July/August 1989
ZWIEROKPrivateMikePolish ArmyWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaMarch 26th, 2011March/April 2012
ZWOLAKWarrant OfficerEdward A.Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light InfantryWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaMarch/April 2010
ZwolakPrivateTadeusz (Ted)Royal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IISt. Catharines, Ontario, CanadaMay 26th, 2013November/December 2013
ZWOLINSKIStaff SergeantWitoldWorld War IISt. Catharines, Ontario, CanadaSeptember 28th, 1999March/April 2000
ZYBALASapperBenjaminCanadian ArmyWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaOctober 21st, 1986February 1987
ZYBURRALance-CorporalStanley W.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIChatham, Ontario, CanadaApril 22nd, 2009September/October 2009
ZYCHEdwardPolish ArmyWorld War IIHamilton, Ontario, CanadaFebruary 16th, 2006November/December 2006
ZYGMUNTPrivateStanleyCanadian ArmyWorld War IISurrey, British Columbia, CanadaOctober 4th, 1990December 1990/January 1991
ZYJEWSKICorporalJan2nd Polish Corps, British 8th ArmyWorld War II, Regular ForceToronto, Ontario, CanadaMay 7th, 1983August 1983
ZYLEMAEdSt. Boniface, Manitoba, CanadaJanuary 30th, 2003November/December 2003
ZYLICHPrivateOlgaCanadian Women’s Army CorpsWorld War IIVirden, Manitoba, CanadaDecember 5th, 1993March 1994
ZYMIAKPrivateFrankPolish ArmyWorld War IISeptember 10th, 2004March/April 2005
ZYRILeading BombardierAdam A.Royal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIBritish Columbia, CanadaJune 15th, 2001November/December 2001
ZYSKOStephenThunder Bay, Ontario, CanadaDecember 9th, 2010September/October 2011
ZYWOTKIEWICZPrivateIgnacyWorld War IIWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaSeptember 15th, 2012March/April 2013
Results 201351 - 201385 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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