Surnames L - R 

40 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

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Lausch, Paul

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 526546

DOB: 14.10.18

DOD: 8.11.44

Age: 26

COD: Pulmonary tuberculosis

Disinterment: Fort Massey Halifax Military Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Notes: 

Location: R1-19



Lee, J.

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DOD: 14.1.20

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Location: R5-3



Lehmann, Dr. Karl

Rank: Unteroffizier

Prisoner No.: 19768

DOB: 1.4.06

DOD: 11.9.44

Age: 38

COD: Strangulation - hanging (see notes)

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: Murdered by fellow prisoners 

Location: R3-2



Lendzian, Erich

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: BP-960

DOB: 12.1.05

DOD: 8.12.41

Age: 36

COD: Pneumonia

Disinterment: Fredericton Cemetery, Fredericton, New Brunswick

Notes: 

Location: R1-19



Löffelmeier, Herbert

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 60715

DOB: 16.9.19

DOD: 20.4.41

Age: 21

COD: GSW (gun shot wound - see notes)

Disinterment: Angler Camp Cemetery, Marathon, Ontario

Notes: Shot while attempting to escape - buried next to fellow escapee (Miethling, Alfred).

Location: R2-15



Machule, Erich

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 13662

DOB: 22.2.10

DOD: 15.6.45

Age: 35

COD: Hypostatic pneumonia

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-18



Mecidi, Anton Johann

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: P-851

DOB: 

DOD: 18.7.42

Age: 

COD: Pulmonary tuberculosis

Disinterment: Roman Catholic Cemetery, Pembroke, Ontario

Notes: Only grave marker in cemetery with one name on it

Location: R5-18



Menzel, Eduard

Rank: Schütze

Prisoner No.: ME37246

DOB: 19.12.12

DOD: 22.8.43

Age: 30

COD: Self-inflicted wound - suicide

Disinterment: Notre Dame des Neiges Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec

Notes: 

Location: R1-16



Merkelt, Alfons

Rank: Unteroffizier

Prisoner No.: 833354

DOB: 4.9.17

DOD: 24.11.45

Age: 28

COD: Bacterial endocarditis

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-3



Miethling, Alfred

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 60678

DOB: 23.3.21

DOD: 20.4.41

Age: 20

COD: GSW (gun shot wounds - see notes)

Disinterment: Angler Camp Cemetery, Marathon, Ontario

Notes: Shot while attempting to escape - buried next to fellow escapee (Löffelmeier, Herbert).

Location: R2-15 



Mohring, Günter

Rank: Oberleutnant

Prisoner No.: 60763

DOB: 27.6.18

DOD: 17.4.46

Age: 27

COD: Suicide by hanging

Disinterment: Wainwright Cemetery, Wainwright, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-8 



Morrisey, J. L.

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DOD: 20.11.18

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Location: R5-4



Müller, Ernst

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 43217

DOB: 15.3.02

DOD: 4.10.40

Age: 38

COD: GSW (gun shot wounds)

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-16



Mueller, L.

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DOD: 12.7.19

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Location: R5-2



Müller, Martin

Rank: Oberleutnant

Prisoner No.: 51110

DOB: 13.3.14

DOD: 30.6.41

Age: 27

COD: GSW (gun shot wounds - see notes)

Disinterment: Angler Camp Cemetery, Marathon, Ontario

Notes: Shot in the back of the head while resisting arrest - guards drunk.

Location: R2-16



Müller, Willi

Rank: Feldwebel

Prisoner No.: 60865

DOB: 18.2.14

DOD: 18.12.46

Age: 32

COD: Hanged for murder of fellow prisoner of war

Disinterment: Prison Yard, Lethbridge Jail, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-15



Musial, Peter

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME043549

DOB: 2.8.20

DOD: 23.4.44

Age: 23

COD: Cerebral lacerations

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-10



Myke, Johann

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: K-749

DOB: 

DOD: 2.10.42

Age: 

COD: Cancer

Disinterment: Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-4



Nega, Johann

Rank: Soldat

Prisoner No.: ME25747 

DOB: 5.5.11

DOD: 3.5.44

Age: 32

COD: Suicide by hanging

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-10



Neugebauer, Max

Rank: Schütze

Prisoner No.: ME047803

DOB: 4.5.11

DOD: 16.3.44

Age: 32

COD: Accident - falling tree

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Dauphin, Manitoba

Notes: 

Location: R3-9



Neumann, Albert Erich

Rank: Ingenieur 1 Klasse

Prisoner No.: 14101

DOB: 19.8.00

DOD: 21.1.46

Age: 45

COD: Accidentally killed by falling tree

Disinterment: Rock Mount Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-19



Neumann, Conrad

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 13407

DOB: 1.1.05

DOD: 23.11.45

Age: 40

COD: Gas gangrene

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R3-19



von Ochsen, G.

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DOD: 15.12.17

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Location: R5-6



Olbrich, Josef

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME037764

DOB: 17.2.16

DOD: 21.6.43

Age: 27

COD: T.B. meningitis

Disinterment: Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-4 



Paschmann, P.

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DOD: 9.11.18

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Location: R5-8



Perschall, Bruno

Rank: Stabsgefreiter

Prisoner No.: 260041

DOB: 4.2.15

DOD: 3.7.45

Age: 30

COD: Pulmonary edema with heart failure

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-3



Perzonowsky, Bruno

Rank: Oberfeldwebel

Prisoner No.: 18618

DOB: 31.12.11

DOD: 18.12.46

Age: 34

COD: Hanged for murder of fellow prisoner of war

Disinterment: Prison Yard, Lethbridge Jail, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-16



Plaszick, August

Rank: Soldat

Prisoner No.: ME42024

DOB: 30.1.03

DOD: 22.7.43

Age: 40

COD: Strangulation (see notes)

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: Murdered by fellow prisoners of war. Name is spelt "Plaszek" in at least one official Canadian military report.

Location: R3-4



Pohl, Gerhard

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 10321

DOB: 25.2.22

DOD: 16.11.45

Age: 23

COD: Suffocation

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

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Location: R2-17



Prietzel, P.

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DOD: 31.8.17

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Location: R4-1



Rebers, K.

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DOD: 30.12.18

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Location: R5-11



Reeman, Wilhelm

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 3159

DOB: 

DOD: 23.11.41

Age: 

COD: Appendectomy

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-1



Reinecke, Richard Karl

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 1561

DOB: 14.4.24

DOD: 27.8.43

Age: 19

COD: Strangulation - suicide

Disinterment: Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-5



Reisdorf, Nickolas

Rank: Matrose

Prisoner No.: 1012

DOB: 7.7.89

DOD: 29.9.41

Age: 52

COD: Carcinoma of the stomach

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-17



Reiss, Karl

Rank: Unteroffizier

Prisoner No.: ME038649

DOB: 19.5.15

DOD: 4.9.44

Age: 29

COD: Suicide

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-4



Reissmann, Gerhard

Rank: Rottenführer

Prisoner No.: 526582

DOB: 3.1.24

DOD: 23.9.45

Age: 21

COD: Pulmonary edema

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-18



Rellmann, H.

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DOD: 1.11.17

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Location: R5-3



Rengert, Pantaleon

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 1331

DOB: 6.12.20

DOD: 17.6.42

Age: 21

COD: Accidental drowning

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-1



Rohrbeck, Erwin

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 260579

DOB: 11.9.11

DOD: 26.10.43

Age: 32

COD: Peridonitis

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-5



Rost, Christian

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DOD: 10.11.16

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Location: R5-4

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