Surnames A - F

44 names exist in this category - names are listed in alphabetical order.


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DOB = Date of Birth (day.month.year)

DOD = Date of Death (day.month.year)

COD = Cause of Death (day.month.year)

Disinterment = Original burial location

Location = Location of grave at the Woodland German War Graves Section (see map)

German War Graves Registry


German War Graves in Canada

Ackermann, Hans Willi

Rank: Matrose 

Prisoner No.: 19906

DOB: 18.2.20

DOD: 17.6.42

Age: 22

COD: Pulmonary tuberculosis

Disinterment: Espanola Public Cemetery, Espanola, Ontario

Notes:

Location: R3-10



Albrecht, E.

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DOB:

DOD: 8.11.19

Age:

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Disinterment:

Notes:

Location: R5-5



Albrecht, Franz

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: A85638

DOB: 27.8.14

DOD: 15.11.45

Age: 31

COD: Pneumonectomy

Disinterment: Notre Dame des Neiges Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec

Notes:

Location: R1-15



Andersen, Bernhard

Rank: Unteroffizier

Prisoner No.: A833845

DOB: 26.10.12

DOD: 19.9.45

Age: 32

COD: Diabetes

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes:

Location: R4-17



Aussem, Peter

Rank: St. Strm.

Prisoner No.: 37201

DOB: 7.11.07

DOD: 17.12.45

Age: 38

COD: Suicide

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes:

Location: R4-6



Baaske, Max Ernst Rudolf

Rank:  

Prisoner No.: BK-188

DOB: 6.7.82

DOD: 12.1.43

Age: 60

COD: Carcinoma of the bowel (cancer)

Disinterment: Fredericton Cemetery, Fredericton, New Brunswick

Notes:

Location: R1-18



Bach, Wilhelm

Rank: Major

Prisoner No.: ME25908

DOB: 5.11.92 (Oberöwisheim, Germany)

DOD: 22.12.42 (Toronto, Canada)

Age: 50

COD: Cancer

Disinterment: Mickle Memorial Cemetery, Gravenhurst, Ontario

Notes: Was also a POW during the First World War. Original grave marker is also at Woodland (see Monument & Alcove page).

Location: R3-12



von Bardeleben, Hermann Adolf

Rank: Kapitän

Prisoner No.: 13688

DOB: 17.5.82

DOD: 3.6.43

Age: 61

COD: Myocarial failure (heart attack)

Disinterment: Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R1-4



Bartum, Franz

Rank: Ingenieur 3 Klasse

Prisoner No.: 338

DOB: 9.1.88

DOD: 30.11.44

Age: 56

COD: Suspected heart attack

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-7



Bastuck, Alois

Rank: Feldwebel

Prisoner No.: 24064

DOB: 7.3.15

DOD: 9.2.46

Age: 30

COD: Oedena of the lungs, natural stenosis

Disinterment: Mountain View Cememetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-7



Becher, K.

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DOD: 25.8.16

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Location: R5-14



Becker, Richard

Rank: Schütze

Prisoner No.: ME042455

DOB: 24.9.20

DOD: 3.5.45

Age: 24

COD: Drowned while canoeing

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-8



Berger, Wilhelm

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 13153

DOB: 2.1.84

DOD: 17.3.42

Age: 58

COD: Hypertensive heart disease

Disinterment: Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R1-4



Bergter, Wolfgang

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 562439

DOB: 28.4.26

DOD: 26.5.45

Age: 19

COD: Perished in bush

Disinterment: Lake of the Woods Cemetery, Kenora, Ontario

Notes: Escaped on 12.11.44 - DOD is the day Bergter's body was found over six months later

Location: R2-3



Blase, Karl Heinrich

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 13248

DOB: 11.8.07

DOD: 8.12.45

Age: 37

COD: Carcinoma (cancer)

Disinterment: Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R1-5



Bockwoldt, Fritz

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 13073

DOB: 12.4.15

DOD: 9.6.45

Age: 30

COD: Undulent fever

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-13



Böhmer, Hugo

Rank: Kapitän

Prisoner No.: 244551

DOB: 2.9.91

DOD: 14.3.46

Age: 54

COD: Bilateral lobular pneumonia

Disinterment: Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R1-5



Börner, Heinz

Rank: Matrose

Prisoner No.: 14285

DOB: 25.3.06

DOD: 29.7.41

Age: 35

COD: Diabetic coma

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-8



Bothe, Carl Hermann

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME168660

DOB: 18.7.10

DOD: 1.11.44

Age: 34

COD: Strangulation by hanging - suicide

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-18



Brandherm, Franz

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 20137

DOB: 13.12.22

DOD: 10.1.45

Age: 22

COD: Accidentally killed by falling tree

Disinterment: Roman Catholic Cemetery, Pembroke, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-7



Brehm, Hans

Rank: Unteroffizier

Prisoner No.: A844781

DOB: 7.1.15

DOD: 7.3.46

Age: 31

COD: Accidentally killed

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-14



Brexendorf, Herbert

Rank: Matrose

Prisoner No.: 45069

DOB: 23.5.23

DOD: 28.7.43

Age: 20

COD: Pulmonary tuberculosis

Disinterment: Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec

Notes: 

Location: R1-13



Broll, Theodor

Rank: Stabgefreiter

Prisoner No.: A938335

DOB: 8.9.13

DOD: 29.3.45

Age: 31

COD: Hydrocephalus

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-18



Burmeister, Heinrich

Rank: Matrose

Prisoner No.: 13786

DOB: 12.2.73

DOD: 26.1.44

Age: 70

COD: Suicide by hanging

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-14



Busch, Heinrich

Rank: Feldwebel

Prisoner No.: 60784

DOB: 22.6.16

DOD: 18.12.46

Age: 30

COD: Hanged for murder of fellow prisoner of war

Disinterment: Prison Yard, Lethbridge Jail, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-15



Claus, F.

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DOD: 24.6.15

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Location: R5-14



Clement, A.

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DOD: 1.6.15

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Location: R5-15



Dennersmann, Heinrich Georg Wilhelm

Rank: Matrose

Prisoner No.: 13397

DOB: 3.9.87

DOD: 2.2.44

Age: 56

COD: Bronchogenic carcinoma of left lung

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-15



Doring, O.

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DOB: 

DOD: 1.6.17

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Location: R5-6



Dreissig, Günter

Rank: Leutnant

Prisoner No.: 56934

DOB: 20.7.23

DOD: 30.3.46

Age: 22

COD: Pulmonary tuberculosis

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-9



Ehlers, Wilhelm Friedrich

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 7058

DOB: 12.5.14

DOD: 22.9.41

Age: 27

COD: Coronary occlusion

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-9



Eimler, Johannes

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 56084

DOB: 1.8.21

DOD: 3.5.44

Age: 22

COD: Drowning

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-15



Endress, Johann

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME037695

DOB: 19.11.19

DOD: 19.6.45

Age: 25

COD: Killed by falling tree

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-16



Engelland, Juergen

Rank: Oberschütze

Prisoner No.: ME25243

DOB: 13.3.20

DOD: 5.8.45

Age: 25

COD: Drowned

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-10



Ertz, Erich

Rank: Okan.? (Soldat)

Prisoner No.: 16627

DOB: 8.7.14

DOD: 3.6.41

Age: 26

COD: Uraemia

Disinterment: Mickle Memorial Cemetery, Gravenhurst, Ontario

Notes: Original grave marker is also at Woodland (see Monument & Alcove page).

Location: R3-13



Feig, Walter

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 526906

DOB: 2.7.21

DOD: 21.7.45

Age: 24

COD: Subacute bacterial endocarditis

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-19



Fischbeck, August

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 574248

DOB: 24.8.06

DOD: 6.12.45

Age: 39

COD: Head injuries

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-10



Fleck, Walter

Rank: Oberschütze

Prisoner No.: 16762

DOB: 25.4.10

DOD: 25.12.44

Age: 34

COD: Suspected heart attack

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-7



Fliesen, Friedrich

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME10420

DOB: 7.7.18

DOD: 13.11.44

Age: 26

COD: Acute intestinal obstruction

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-19



Förster, Gerhard

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME038772

DOB: 28.12.19

DOD: 1.2.45

Age: 27

COD: Fractured skull (killed by falling tree)

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-11



Fortmann, J.

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DOB: 

DOD: 8.1.19

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Location: R5-15



Frahm, Klaus

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME25132

DOB: 7.8.13

DOD: 22.10.44

Age: 31

COD: Strangulation - suicide

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-11



Frede, Max

Rank: Obermaschinenmaat

Prisoner No.: 37226

DOB: 6.5.13

DOD: 5.11.40

Age: 27

COD: Pneumonia and lung abscess

Disinterment: Espanola Public Cemetery, Espanola, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-10



Freyer, Gottfried

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME036090

DOB: 19.10.19

DOD: 10.7.45

Age: 25

COD: Lymphoblastoma

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-8

































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