MONTREAL ROLL OF HONOUR
This page is to honour all the Anglo-Montrealers who served. 
If your Montreal ancestor / relative served in any war before, during or after 
living in Montreal, send the details to me and I will add him/her to the list. 

Death dates are only included for those who died while serving. 
Click on the highlighted surname for a brief biography on each person.
To learn more about the war - click on the highlighted title.

 
The French and Indian Wars (1758-1765?) The North-West Rebellions (Riel Rebellion) (1885)
The American Revolution (1776) The South African War (BOER WAR) (1899-1902)
The Napoleonic Wars (1798-1815) World War I (1914-1918)
Peninsular War (1808-1814) World War II (1939-1945)
The War of 1812 (1812-1815) The Korean War (1950-1953)
The Texas Revolution (1835-1836) The Vietnam War
The Rebellion of 1836/37 The Gulf War
The Fenian Raids (1866-1870)


THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS
1758-1765?

SURNAME First Name & Rank Born Died REGIMENT REFERENCE
LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE:
French-Indian Wars - Battle at Montreal  http://www.rootsweb.com/~canmil/frin/battles/montreal.htm
Muster Rolls of the French-Indian Wars http://www.rootsweb.com/~canmil/frin/muster/musterindex.htm
A Brief History of the French and Indian War  http://web.syr.edu/~laroux/history/history.html


THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
1776

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE


THE NAPLOLEONIC WARS
1798-1815
PENINSULAR WAR
1808-1814

SURNAME First Name & Rank Born Died REGIMENT REFERENCE
KOESTER Colour Sergeant
George Christian 
1784
Guntersblun, Germany
survived 60th Reg. Of Foot
King’s Royal Rifles
5th Battalion
Alan O. Brown


THE WAR OF 1812
1812-1814

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BROWN Captain
James
Jan. 20, 1776
Glasgow, Scotland
survived
  Alan O. Brown
JONES C.H. Montreal
survived
  John Jones biography
JONES Colonel
John
1761
Montreal
survived
   
McGILLIVRAY Lieutenant-Colonel
William
1764
Scotland
survived
Corps of  Voyageurs
Wayne A. Jones
SHAW Major
Angus
Scotland
survived
Voyagers
Viola Seward
LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE:
The War of 1812  http://www.norlink.net/~jkeigher/1812.html
 


THE TEXAS REVOLUTION
1835-1836

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BROWN Private
William Silvan 
February 12, 1812
Montreal
March 27, 1836
La Bahia, Texas 
Army of the 
Republic of Texas
Alan O. Brown


THE REBELLION OF 1837/38
1837-1838

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BROWN James Jan. 20, 1776
Glasgow, Scotland
survived
  Alan O. Brown
BROWN John Ogilvy 1810
Montreal
survived
  Alan O. Brown
DYDE Lieutenant
John 
1795
Altona, Denmark
survived
Montreal Light Infantry
 
JONES Captain
C.H.
Montreal
survived
  John Jones biography
JONES Captain
Edward
Montreal
survived
  John Jones biography
JONES Lieutenant
Robert
Montreal
survived
  John Jones biography
JONES Captain
T.W.
Montreal
survived
Queen's Light Dragoons
John Jones biography
JONES Lieutenant Montreal
survived
  John Jones biography
SNOWDON James Sr. January 26, 1791
Kennet, Scotland
survived
Royal Montreal Cavalry
Marjorie Mikasen
SNOWDON Joseph June 8, 1816
Kennet, Scotland
survived
Royal Montreal Cavalry
Marjorie Mikasen
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canmil/1837/1837view.htm


THE FENIAN RAIDS
1866-1870

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BOND Ensign
Edward Langley
October 2, 1850
Montreal
survived
Cadets No.2 Company 
Cadets No.6 Company
Prince of Wales Rifles
Jocelyn Bond
Arthur Bond
BROWN Private
George Ogilvy
April 20, 1846
Montreal
survived
Montreal Royal 
Light Infantry AND
Montreal Garrison
Alan O. Brown
DALRYMPLE Gunner
James
October 12, 1847
l'Assomption, Quebec
survived
Montreal Garrison 
Artillery
Lesley (Dalrymple) O'Neil
DYDE Colonel
John 
1795
Altona, Denmark
survived
Second Brigade of the
Prince of Wales Rifles ?
 


THE RIEL REBELLION
1885

SURNAME First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
ABBOTT Lieutenant
Henry
October 15, 1857
Montreal
survived
Victoria Rifles
Elizabeth Abbott
BOND Major
Edward Langley
October 2, 1850
Montreal
survived
 Prince of Wales Rifles
Jocelyn Bond
Arthur Bond
PARKER John Edward  
survived
Montreal Garrison Artillery
Susan Boon
Two Montreal Regiments were sent to the scene of the uprising - the Garrison Artillery and the 65th;
the first an English corps and the second a French-Canadian corps.

LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE:
Reminiscences of the North-West Rebellions By Major Charles A. Boulton, 1866
Riel, Dumont, and the 1885 Rebellion By Brian M. Brown


THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR
BOER WAR
1899-1902

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BARRETT William Dufferin 1873
Montreal
survived
1st Brabants Horse AND
10th Cdn. Field Hosp.
Bruce Barrett
See also FORGOTTEN FACES, -South African War Veterans in Montreal
Official List of the Canadian Contingents in South Africa

and for LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE see:
 Fatal Casualties in Canadaian Contingents of the Boer War
The Book of Rememberance, South Africa and the Nile Expedition  (Canadians who lost their lives)
South African War Virtual Library - Canadian Forces


WORLD WAR I
1914-1918

SURNAME
First Name&Rank 
Born
Died 
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
BARRETT Corporal
William Dufferin 
1873
Montreal
survived
Canadian Army Service Corps Bruce Barrett
BICKERDIKE Lieutenant-Colonel
Robert
September 30, 1869
Montreal
survived
58th Regiment of Westmount Rifles AND
Royal Montreal Regmt
Malcolm Paterson
CROSS Private
George Lorenzo
JulY 19, 1874
Birmingham, England
survived
242nd Batallion, 
Cdn. Expeditionary Forces 
Lesley O'Neil
DORMAN James William (Bill) July 20, 1896
Montreal
April 24,1928
Montreal?
73rd Regiment
4th Division of the Canadian Army Corps
Karl Sack
DORMAN Private
Robert Osborne
Jan.6, 1900
Montreal
survived
C.E.F.
60th Battalion
Karl Sack
DOUGLAS Lance Corp./Gunner
Alexander
Jan. 14, 1888
East Kilbride, Lanark
Scotland
survived
79th Battery
Canadian Field Artillery
Malcolm Paterson
DOUGLAS Gunner
James
July 15, 1885
East Kilbride, Lanark
survived
79th Battery
Cdn. Field Artillery
Malcolm Paterson
DOUGLAS Private
William
Sept. 3, 1883
Cambuslang, Lanark
survived
Seaforth Highlanders
Malcolm Paterson
DRAYCOTT Gunner
Arthur Nelson 
April 9, 1899
Montreal
survived
79th. Battery C F A 
C.E.F.
Ken Draycott
DRUMMOND Captain
Guy Melfort 
Aug 15, 1887 
Montreal
April 22, 1915
Ypres, France
13th Battalion
5th Royal Highlanders
of Canada
Patty Brown
FRAY Nurse
Winifred ''Freddie''
 
survived
  Alan Jackson
KILGOUR John "Rowland"  Feb. 22, 1897
Beauharnois,Quebec
June 2, 1916 
Ypres, France
First University Co.
of McGill University
Patty Brown
LATTER Private
William Leonard
May 31, 1884
Montreal
survived
42nd Battalion
Patricia Brown
McGIBBON Captain
Gilbert D.
1885
April 1916
Buried in France
13th Battalion R.H.C.
Tombstone
Mt. Royal cemetery
MAPPIN Captain
Kenneth George
1895
Canterbury, England
survived
RFC
Sheila  Arthur
MAWHINNEY Private
John
c1898
Bolton, Lanc., Eng.
April 27, 1915
Ypres
2nd Brigade
Cdn. Field Artillery
Linda Wampach
MAWHINNEY Radcliffe c1896
Bolton, Lanc., Eng.
Aug. 18, 1918
Amiens, France
 2nd Brigade
Cdn. Field Artillery
Linda Wampach
MEECH Driver
John Charles
Mar. 11, 1876
Oldham, Lanc., Eng.
survived
Cdn. Army Service 
Corps,    CEF
Patricia Brown
MILLAR Private
Norman Ferguson
Sept. 22, 1895
St. Laurent, Montreal
Sept. 15,1916
near
Courcellette
France
Princess Pats
Cdn Light Infantry,
Cdn Expeditionary Forces
Lorna Schmidt
NELSON William Ernest Jan 29, 1881
Montreal
survived
D.A.D.M.S.. Military District No. 4 and also No. 2 Canadian General Hospital in France Bill Bentley
OSWALD Gunner
Richard Allen
Sept 26,1877(or 1880)
Manchester, England
survived
1st heavy Battery
CFA, CEF
Ron Oswald
PARKER Charles  
survived
  Susan Boon
PARKER George  
survived
  Susan Boon
PATERSON Gunner
Colin
Aug. 3, 1898
Montreal
survived
79th Battery
Cdn. Field Artillery
Malcolm Paterson
POYNTER Private
Harold Cecil
Aug. 20 1898
Bromley Kent, Eng.
Nov 18,1916
Battle of Ancre
38th Battalion
Heather Wall
POYNTER Private
Arthur George
Jan.13, 1894
Bromley Kent, Eng.
Nov. 18,1916
Battle of Ancre
38th Battalion
Heather Wall
SLONEMSKY Private
Jacie
Aug. 14, 1892
Montreal
Aug. 14, 1819
Vimy, France
Princess Pats
Cdn. Light Infantry
Eastern Ontario Div.
Erica Glube Kolatch
SNOWDON Comrie Stephen March 20, 1883
Montreal
Dec. 12, 1917
buried: Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St-Eloi, France
  Marjorie Mikasen
SPRAGGS Private
Arthur
Oct. 3, 1898
Montreal
survived
C.E.F
No. 10 Engineers 
& Railway Construction
Ada Clark
John Spraggs
STEWART William Aug. 5, 1884
Prince Albert, NWT
Oct. 20, 1918
France
  Patty Brown
STRATHY Sapper
Jeffrey McVicar
March 29,1892
Montreal
Sept 14,1916
near Cambrai
France
Canadian Engineers
6th Infantry Brigade
70th Squad RCFC
University of Toronto
Roll of Honour 
THOM William Castle March 5, 1882
Montreal
survived
  Judy Thom*
WANKLYN Lieutenant
Andrew Angus
c1891
Montreal
June 2, 1916
Sactuary Wood in Ypres near Flanders
1st Universities Company
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
plaque
WARMINTON Major
John
c1863
Montreal
1915
Belgium
Canadian Grenadier Guards
Marjorie Mikasen
WIER Captain
Douglas
July 30, 1884
Montreal
Nov. 12, 1918
Edinburgh
Army Serv. Cor.PQ 
Cdn. Forestry Corps
University of Toronto
Roll of Honour 
WILSON Gunner
Thomas
Sept 26,1877(or 1880)
Manchester, England
survived
1st heavy Battery
CFA, CEF
Ron Oswald
See also:
Church of the Ascension Honour Roll Plaques  Montreal newspaper article
Royal Victoria Hospital - Military Nursing Service 1914-1918
Church of St. James the Apostle- Roll of Honour 1914
Montreal Harbour Commission Roll of Honour 1915
Writings about WWI by Montrealers

LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE WITH NAMES OF CANADIANS WHO SERVED:
War Memorial of Montreal West
Soldiers of the First World War — Canadian Expeditionary Force
World War I Canadian Infantry & Cavalry Index
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The Book of Rememberance WWI
Canadian Merchant Navy War Dead Registry
CANADIAN VIRTUAL WAR MEMORIAL
NAC - Military and Civilian Personnel Records


WORLD WAR II
1939-1945

SURNAME
First Name and Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
ASCAH Flight Lieutenant
Frederick G.
 
survived
RCAF
Louis Ascah
ASCAH Gerald  
survived
  Louis Ascah
BILKEY James Dalton March 29, 1916
Ottawa
Dec. 14, 1940
Dunnville
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
BYERS Flight Lieutenant
Alan Gordon
Dec. 12, 1915
Montreal
MIA
May 1944
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
CANEY Private
Thomas William
May 6, 1923
Montreal
survived
Royal Montreal Rgmt
AND
Seaforth Highlanders
Susan Caney
CARSWELL Lieutenant
Donald
c. 1922
Montreal
survived
Canadian Army
Tank Corps
Bob Carswell
CARSWELL Squadron Leader
James Kirkwood
c. 1914
Montreal
survived
RCAF
Intelligence
Bob Carswell
CARSWELL Flight Lieutenant
John McKinley
Feb. 14, 1919
Montreal
survived
N.A.P.M. &  RCAF
&  R.A.F. &  Cdn. Army Signal Corps
Bob Carswell
CARSWELL
(nee Leonard)
Section-Officer
A. Patricia 
Feb 2, 1920
Croydon, Eng
survived
W.A.A.F. - R.A.F
(women's auxillary 
air force)
Bob Carswell
DALRYMPLE Squadron Leader
Kenneth Cowen Morell 
August 12,1909
Montreal
survived
RCAF
Lesley (Dalrymple) O'Neil
DALY Pilot Officer
James Lorne "Kenneth"
Oct. 26, 1918
Toronto, Ont.
Feb. 26, 1943
Bay of Fundy
RCAF
Beverly Buck
DORMAN Lance Bombardier
Francis "Merton"
October 2, 1924
Montreal
survived
Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
Karl Sack
DORMAN Lawrence William October 20, 
Montreal
survived
 
Karl Sack
DORMAN Robert (Bob)  
survived
Merchant Marines
Karl Sack
GALLAGHER John (Jr.) August, 1922
Montreal
survived
RCAF 
407th squadron
Maureen Gallagher
HINGSTON Sergeant Pilot
Fayette Brown
May 6, 1918
Montreal
Dec. 4, 1943
Leipzig, Germany
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
HOPE Pilot Officer
John Charles William
March 15, 1924
Montreal
Jan. 14, 1944
Scotland
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
HYDE Flight Lieutenant
George Gordon
Feb.11, 1914
Montreal
May 1941
R.C.A.F
No.2 Fighter Squad
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
JOHNSTON Lieutenant
Malcolm Grant
Aug.16,1919
Montreal
Sept.29,1944
St. Leonard, Belgium
Black Watch (R.H.R)
of Canada
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
MARKHAM Sub-Lieutenant
Gerald Arthur
Nov.15,1918
Montreal
Feb.10,1942
off the coast of Ireland
R.C.N.V.R.
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
MILLAR Flying Officer/Navigator
Raymond Norman
Feb.14, 1911
St.Laurent, P.Q.
Sept. 24, 1943
Paris, France
RCAF
57th Squadron
Lorna Schmidt
O'BRIEN Flying Officer
Henry James Stuart
July 8,1916
Outremont, P.Q.
MIA December 1944
Duren,Germany
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
OSLER Robert Free (Bob) Dec.26,1910
Toronto, Ont.
July 25,1943
Sicily
48th Highlanders
D Company
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
PEACOCK Flight Lieutenant
John William Frederick
March 9,1920
Montreal
Aug.7,1944
Normandy
R.C.A.F
409 Squadron
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
RAMSAY Warrant Officer
John M.
Aug 13, 1915
Montreal 
survived
8th Reconnaisance
2nd Canadian Division
Pat Ramsay
REDPATH Pilot Officer / Instructor
John George
Feb.28,1923
Montreal
Aug.5,1944
Uplands, Quebec
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
RUSSEL Flight Lieutenant
Hugh
Oct.13,1921
Montreal
June 16,1944
Normandy
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
RUSSEL Lieutenant
Hugh Dunbar Sutherland
March 11,1916
Montreal
Dec.12,1942
in the Mediterranean
R.C.N.V.R
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
STRONG William Garnet Matthew Dec.24,1925
Montreal
Sept.6,1944
near Montebello,P.Q.
R.C.A.F
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
WIGLE Lieutenant-Colonel
Frederick Ernest
July 11,1913
Hamilton, Ontario
April 13, 1945
west of Bremen
Armored Corps 
AND Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
T. C. S.
Old Boys At War
See also
Royal Victoria Hospital Nurses - Graduates on Active Service 1939-1945
Westmount Roll of Honour 1939-1945

LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE WITH NAMES OF CANADIANS WHO SERVED:
TMR Town Hall Plaque
   Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Canadian Merchant Navy War Dead Registry
CANADIAN VIRTUAL WAR MEMORIAL
The Book of Rememberance WWII


KOREAN WAR
1950-1953

SURNAME
First Name & Rank
Born
Died
REGIMENT
REFERENCE
CURTIS Corporal
Wayne R.
July 29, 1929
Sutton, Vermont
survived
SCARWOF
Corps of Engineers U.S. Army
Wayne Curtis
c/o Patty Brown
DORMAN Lance Bombardier
Francis Merton
Oct. 2, 1924
Montreal
survived
Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
2nd Regiment (and others units!)
Karl Sack
LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE:
The Book of Rememberance - Korea
Korean War maps


VIETNAM WAR

SURNAME FIRST NAME & RANK Born Died REGIMENT REFERENCE
LINKS OUTSIDE THIS SITE:
Canadian Vietnam Casualties
Canadians in the Vietnam War
Canadians listed on the Vietnam Memorial Wall  (type in...."Canada")
Canadian Vietnam Veterans Organizations


THE GULF WAR
1991

SURNAME First Name and Rank Born Died REGIMENT REFERENCE

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