Surnames S - T

30 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

Sauer, Emil

Rank: OT-Otrpfhr.

Prisoner No.: 523436

DOB: 23.7.88

DOD: 18.12.44

Age: 56

COD: Cardiac syncope

Disinterment: Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec

Notes: Abbreviated rank confusion - possibly a Fähnrich in the Organisation Todt?

Location: R1-15



Sauer, Gustav

Rank: Schütze

Prisoner No.: 38976

DOB: 13.4.08

DOD: 9.3.46

Age: 37

COD: Coronary occlusion

Disinterment: Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-12



Schäfer, Johann

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME10392

DOB: 17.12.19

DOD: 20.6.45

Age: 25

COD: Drowned

Disinterment: St. Andrew's Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

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Location: R1-10



Scharfenberg, Willi

Rank: Grenadier

Prisoner No.: 517191

DOB: 13.5.25

DOD: 31.1.45

Age: 19

COD: Thyro-toxic cardiac failure

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R3-5



Scheffolf, G.

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DOD: 5.11.18

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Location: R5-8



Scheifhacken, H.

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DOD: 17.4.16

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Location: R4-2



Schemeler, L.

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DOD: 12.11.18

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Location: R5-9



Scheuermann, Carl Emil

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Prisoner No.: BK-459

DOB: 

DOD: 6.5.42

Age: 

COD: Hemorrhage of the brain

Disinterment: Hermitage Cemetery, Fredericton, New Brunswick

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Location: R1-16



Schmidt, Wilhelm

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DOD: 18.1.16

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Location: R5-5



Schneider, Heinz

Rank: Oberschütze

Prisoner No.: 23061

DOB: 13.7.21

DOD: 1.11.44

Age: 22

COD: Peritonitis following emergency surgery

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-19



Schönefeldt, Erwin

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME33007

DOB: 11.2.19

DOD: 18.8.43

Age: 24

COD: Embolism

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-11



Schroeder, Fritz M. J.

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 233

DOB: 15.10.99

DOD: 24.7.45

Age: 45

COD: Carcinoma

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-2



Schütze, Gustav Walter

Rank: Ingenieur 1 Klasse

Prisoner No.: 14300

DOB: 1.4.07

DOD: 10.1.46

Age: 38

COD: Fractured skull

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-19



Schug, Rudolf

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME25435

DOB: 8.8.20

DOD: 20.6.44

Age: 23

COD: Accidental drowning

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

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Location: R1-1



Schwab, August

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 517194

DOB: 27.10.09

DOD: 4.5.45

Age: 35

COD: Cancer of the chest

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

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Location: R3-6



Schwaiger, Bruno

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 3308

DOB: 9.6.16

DOD: 16.9.43

Age: 27

COD: Highway accident

Disinterment: Pinecrest Cemetery, Ottawa, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-6



Schwalb, Werner

Rank: Feldwebel

Prisoner No.: ME038848

DOB: 11.6.15

DOD: 26.6.46

Age: 31

COD: Hanged (see notes)

Disinterment: Prison Yard, Lethbridge Jail, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: Hanged for murder of fellow prisoner of war - all five POWs hung for murder are buried aside one another.

Location: R4-16



Schweitzer, Johann

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: ME038811

DOB: 12.9.15

DOD: 23.11.45

Age: 30

COD: Fractured skull

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R1-1



Sleik, Leopold

Rank: Gefreiter

Prisoner No.: 19075

DOB: 26.10.16

DOD: 9.8.44

Age: 27

COD: Accidental drowning

Disinterment: Riverside Cemetery, Port Arthur, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-18



Speckmann, Emil

Rank: Kapitän

Prisoner No.: 13532

DOB: 23.1.80

DOD: 3.4.42

Age: 62

COD: Cerebral arterial sclerosis

Disinterment: Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario

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Location: R1-8



Stehr, P.

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DOD: 22.1.19  I.M.

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Location: R5-12



Steinke, Eduard

Rank: Obergefreiter

Prisoner No.: 444475

DOB: 24.10.02

DOD: 13.12.45

Age: 43

COD: Cancer

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

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Location: R3-6



Steuer, Adolf

Rank: Grenadier

Prisoner No.: 537631

DOB: 28.10.26

DOD: 5.7.45

Age: 18

COD: Tuberculosis

Disinterment: Pinecrest Cemetery, Ottawa, Ontario

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Location: R2-6



Stöckl, Erwin

Rank: Grenadier

Prisoner No.: 142058

DOB: 12.6.23

DOD: 26.5.45

Age: 21

COD: Perished in bush (see notes)

Disinterment: Lake of the Woods Cemetery, Kenora, Ontario

Notes: Escaped 12.11.44 along with Wolfgang Bergter - body found 24.5.45 - actual date of death some time between those two dates - DOD on headstone is very odd.

Location: R2-4



Sziefuss, Kurt Rudolf Erich

Rank: 

Prisoner No.: 3071

DOB: 23.9.02

DOD: 26.3.45

Age: 42

COD: Encephalitis (acute inflammation of the brain)

Disinterment: Iroquois Falls Public Cemetery, Iroquois Falls, Ontario

Notes: 

Location: R2-2



Taubert, Hans

Rank: Ingenieur 4 Klasse

Prisoner No.: 14480

DOB: 4.3.18

DOD: 21.2.42

Age: 25

COD: Lymphosar coma of the neck

Disinterment: Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-5



Teufel, Alfred

Rank: Kan.

Prisoner No.: ME037551

DOB: 18.8.09

DOD: 23.10.45

Age: 36

COD: Status epilepticus

Disinterment: City of Lethbridge Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta

Notes: 

Location: R4-11



Thalmayr, Franz

Rank: Stabsgefreiter

Prisoner No.: 966072

DOB: 29.12.17

DOD: 26.2.45

Age: 27

COD: Schizophrenia

Disinterment: Hillside Cemetery, Medicine Hat, Alberta

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Location: R3-7



Tiedemann, J.

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DOD: 18.11.18

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Location: R4-2



Tippner, P.

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DOD: 24.11.18  I.M.

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Location: R5-13


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