OUR WAR VETERANS OF LAKEFIELD, ONTARIO, CANADA AND THE SURROUNDING AREA
A great deal of respect and reverence is due to each and every Veteran of War. Currently our War Veterans, who made the supreme sacrifice, are identified and remembered by a name etched on the monument located in Lakefield, Ontario. This website was put together in order to physically identify these War Veterans and those who returned home (where possible) and provide a brief military and personal history.
The data contained on this website has been compiled from numerous sources. Records were sourced from military history, ancestral records, personal knowledge, and information provided by family members and was used to compile this archive of individual’s and family histories. Often, photos were provided by a family member or received from an alternate source with the appropriate permission, if applicable.
War Veterans depicted on this website have been selected from those originating from Lakefield, Ontario and the surrounding area. The selection is dependent on the availability of data.
Lakefield Historical Society has made every attempt to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided on this website. However, the information is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Lakefield Historical Society does not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained on this website. No warranties, promises and/or representations of any kind, expressed or implied, are given as to the nature, standard, accuracy or otherwise of the information provided in this website nor to the suitability or otherwise of the information to your particular circumstances. It should be noted that the quality, quantity and preciseness of records and data may leave a lot to be desired – and incorrect interpretations may occur. If errors or missing data are noted then please Contact Us with any related information.
“The military is the single calling in the world with a job specification that includes a commitment to die for your nation. What could be more honorable?” – Excerpt from an article in McLean’s Magazine, Barbara Amiel, September 1996
LEST WE FORGET