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Last NameRankFirst NameUnitTheatre of OperationsLocationDate DeceasedPublished
ABBOTTLieutenant-ColonelRonald S.Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve, Canadian ArmyWorld War IINorth Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaOctober 30th, 1991February 1992
ABBOTTMajorR.S.48th Highlanders of CanadaWorld War IIToronto, Ontario, CanadaAugust 17th, 1989November 1989
ABBOTTWayne T.Royal Canadian Army Service CorpsVancouver, British Columbia, CanadaSeptember 30th, 2006May/June 2007
ABBOTTSergeantW.Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light InfantryWorld War IIWoodstock, Ontario, CanadaFebruary 28th, 1984June 1984
ABBOTTJohn M.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IINorth Battleford, Saskatchewan, CanadaMarch 23rd, 2017November 2017
ABBOTTLieutenantSamuel F.Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IISherbrooke, Quebec, CanadaMarch 11th, 2000November/December 2000
ABBOTTTrooperJohnRoyal Canadian ArtilleryWorld War IIOntario, CanadaMarch/April 2011
ABBOTTWarrant Officer 1st ClassRobert G.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIBelleville, Ontario, CanadaDecember 20th, 1989June 1990
ABBOTTPeterRoyal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaDecember 14th, 1985April 1986
ABBOTTChief Petty OfficerVictor J.World War IIGrand Bend, Ontario, CanadaSeptember 11th, 1995January 1996
ABBOTTArthurRoyal Canadian Army Service CorpsWorld War IIVernon, British Columbia, CanadaJune 25th, 1990October 1990
ABBOTTFredWorld War IIEston, Saskatchewan, CanadaSeptember 2nd, 1986December 1986/January 1987
ABBOTTPrivateHugh3rd Anti-Tank RegimentWorld War IIMillbrook, Ontario, CanadaMay 3rd, 1994September 1994
ABBOTTSergeantJohnRoyal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IISarnia, Ontario, CanadaMay 16th, 1994September 1994
ABBOTTRoy P.Royal Canadian Army Medical CorpsWorld War IITrenton, Ontario, CanadaOctober 20th, 1985February 1986
ABBOTTAble SeamanJohn O.Royal Canadian NavySaint John, New Brunswick, CanadaDecember 4th, 2015November 2016
ABBOTTMaxwellRoyal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaNovember 23rd, 1988September 1989
ABBOTTColonelAlbert J. MBERoyal Canadian EngineersWorld War II, Korean WarNewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaMay 27th, 1985September 1985
ABBOTTPrivateDennis T.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaApril 30th, 1988September 1988
ABBOTTAble SeamanEric W.Royal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaJuly 6th, 2006May/June 2007
ABBOTTCharles W.Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIFergus, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 4th, 1995April 1995
ABBOTTAircraftman 1st ClassHarry JamesRoyal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIVerdun, Quebec, CanadaJuly 15th, 1987November 1987
ABBOTTPrivateJamesRoyal Newfoundland RegimentWorld War IDeer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaOctober 6th, 1982May 1983
ABBOTTCaptainIrwin GeorgeRoyal ArtilleryWorld War IIToronto, Ontario, CanadaNovember 6th, 1986February 1987
ABBOTTCorporalRussel GeorgeRoyal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIWaterloo, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 31st, 1983May 1983
ABBOTTSignalmanThomasRoyal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War II, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDecember 14th, 1982May 1983
ABBOTTVictorMerchant NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFebruary 6th, 2007November/December 2008
ABBOTTAble SeamanRoyRoyal NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaApril 4th, 1992December 1992/January 1993
ABBOTTCorporalDonald J.2nd Battalion Royal Canadian RegimentOromocto, New Brunswick, CanadaMarch 20th, 1996August 1996
ABBOTTSapperHughRoyal Canadian EngineersWorld War II, Korean WarAmherstburg, Ontario, CanadaOctober 16th, 1993December 1993/January 1994
ABBOTTCaptainRichard D.Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaAugust 27th, 1996March/April 1997
ABBOTTCaptainThomasArgyll and Sutherland Highlanders of CanadaWorld War IIOshawa, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 23rd, 1996May 1996
ABBOTTEdwin59th Heavy Regiment Royal Artillery (Newfoundland)World War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFebruary 7th, 1996June/July 1996
ABBOTTFiremanWinstonMerchant NavyWorld War IINewfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFebruary 28th, 1996June/July 1996
ABBOTTLeading AircraftmanDennis A.Royal Canadian Air ForceFort Frances, Ontario, CanadaJune 24th, 1996October 1996
ABBOTTLeading AircraftmanWilliam E.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IINepean, Ontario, CanadaJune 21st, 1998March/April 1999
ABBOTTNorman L.World War IISpryfield, Nova Scotia, CanadaApril 16th, 2007March/April 2008
ABBOTTPrivateKenneth W.Canadian ArmyStouffville, Ontario, CanadaApril 10th, 1997September/October 1997
ABBOTTPrivateLouis E.West Nova Scotia RegimentWorld War IISaint John, New Brunswick, CanadaJanuary 27th, 1997September/October 1997
ABBOTTRobert P.Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer ReserveWorld War IIParksville, British Columbia, CanadaOctober 3rd, 1996March/April 1997
ABBOTTSergeantDouglas H.Royal Canadian Air ForceWorld War IIMidland, Ontario, CanadaOctober 15th, 1996March/April 1997
ABBOTTChief Petty Officer 2nd ClassDuke C.NavyLower Sackville, Nova Scotia, CanadaNovember 14th, 2014May/June 2015
ABBOTTLieutenant-ColonelDerrickRoyal Army Medical Corps, Royal Regiment of CanadaToronto, Ontario, CanadaDecember 21st, 2009September/October 2010
ABBOTTSapperErnest J.World War ISault Ste. Marie, Ontario, CanadaNovember 2nd, 1995February 1996
ABBOTTPrivateDennis T.Canadian ArmyWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaApril 30th, 1988September 1988
ABBOTTRobert W.World War IIWoodstock, Ontario, CanadaOctober 31st, 1995February 1996
ABBOTTJoseph GeorgeEssex Scottish, Royal Canadian Army Medical CorpsWorld War IIWindsor, Ontario, CanadaMarch 16th, 1985October 1985
ABBOTTMaster Warrant OfficerArthur W.Stratford, Ontario, CanadaJanuary 2nd, 2020November 2020
ABBOTTLloyd K.Merchant NavyWorld War IISurrey, British Columbia, CanadaJune 9th, 2000November/December 2000
ABBOTTPhillipRoyal Canadian Army Medical CorpsWorld War IINewbury, Ontario, CanadaNovember 16th, 2012March/April 2013
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