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Fallen Canadians 2007


 

Gunner Jonathan Dion

Age: 27
Home Town: Gatineau, Québec
Unit: 5e Régiment d'artillerie légère du Canada, Valcartier, Quebec
Deceased: December 30, 2007
Incident: Improvised explosive device, Zharey District, Afghanistan

Corporal Nicolas R. Beauchamp

Age: 28
Home Town: Montréal, Québec
Unit: 5th Field Ambulance, Valcartier, Quebec
Deceased: November 17, 2007
Incident: Improvised explosive device, near Ma'sum Ghar, Afghanistan

Private Michel Lévesque

Age: 25
Home Town: Rivière-Rouge, Québec
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment, Valcartier, Quebec
Deceased: November 17, 2007
Incident: Improvised explosive device, near Ma’sum Ghar, Afghanistan

Corporal Nathan Hornburg

Age: 24
Home Town: Calgary, Alberta
Unit: The King's Own Calgary Regiment, Alberta
Deceased: September 24, 2007
Incident: Mortar attack, Panjwayi District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan

Major Raymond Mark Ruckpaul

Age: 42
Home Town: Hamilton, Ontario
Unit: Armoured Corps, The Royal Canadian Dragoons
Deceased: August 29, 2007
Incident: Non-combat-related death, Kabul, Afghanistan

Master Warrant Officer Mario Mercier

Age: 43
Home Town: Weedon, Québec
Unit: 2nd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment, Valcartier, Québec
Deceased: August 22, 2007
Incident: Landmine, Afghanistan

Master Corporal Christian Duchesne

Age: 34
Home Town: Montreal, Québec
Unit: 5th Field Ambulance, 5 Area Support Group, Valcartier, Québec
Deceased: August 22, 2007
Incident: Landmine, Afghanistan

Private Simon Longtin

Age: 23
Home Town: Longueuil, Québec
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment, Valcartier, Québec
Deceased: August 19, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Captain Matthew Johnathan Dawe

Age: 27
Home Town: Kingston, Ontario
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Captain Jefferson Clifford Francis

Age: 37
Home Town: New Brunswick
Unit: 1 Royal Canadian Horse Artillery, Shilo, Manitoba
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Master Corporal Colin Stuart Francis Bason

Age: 28
Home Town: Burnaby, British Columbia
Unit: The Royal Westminster Regiment, New Westminster, British Columbia
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Corporal Jordan Anderson

Age: 25
Home Town: Iqaluit, Nunavut
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Corporal Cole D. Bartsch


Age: 23
Home Town: Saskatchewan
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Private Lane William Thomas Watkins


Age: 20
Home Town: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: July 4, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Sergeant Christos Karigiannis


Age: 31
Home Town: Montréal, Québec
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: June 20, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Corporal Stephen Frederick Bouzane

Age: 26
Home Town: Springdale, Newfoundland and Labrador
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: June 20, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Private Joel Wiebe

Age: 22
Home Town: Edmonton, Alberta
Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Edmonton, Alberta
Deceased: June 20, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Trooper Darryl Caswell

Age: 25
Home Town: Bowmanville, Ontario
Unit: The Royal Canadian Dragoons, Petawawa, Ontario
Deceased: June 11, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, Afghanistan

Master Corporal Darrell Jason Priede

Age: 30
Home Town: Burlington, Ontario
Unit: Army News Team, 3 Area Support Group, Canadian Forces Base Gagetown
Deceased: May 30, 2007
Incident: U.S. Chinook helicopter crash in Afghanistan

Corporal Christopher Deliva

Age: 27
Home Town: Montréal, Québec
Unit: 5 Service Battalion, CFB Valcartier, Québec
Deceased: May 28, 2007
Incident: Military vehicle rollover at the Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre, Wainwright, Alberta, Canada

Corporal Matthew McCully

Age: 25
Home Town: Orangeville, Ontario
Unit: 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters and Signals Squadron, Petawawa, Ontario
Deceased: May 25, 2007
Incident: Improvised Explosive Device, Afghanistan

Captain Shawn McCaughey

Age: 31
Home Town: Candiac, Québec
Unit: 431 Squadron - Snowbirds Demonstration Team
Deceased: May 18, 2007
Incident: C-114 Tutor aircraft crash (Snowbirds), Montana, USA

Corporal Benoît Chevalier

Age: 25
Home Town: Macamic, Québec
Unit: 3 Wing, Bagotville, Québec
Deceased: May 6, 2007
Incident: MFO plane crash, Egypt

Master Corporal Anthony Klumpenhouwer

Age: 25
Home Town: Listowel, Ontario
Unit: Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
Deceased: April 18, 2007
Incident: Accident, non combat related, Kandahar, Afghanistan

Master Corporal Allan Stewart

Age: 31
Home Town: Newcastle, New Brunswick
Unit: The Royal Canadian Dragoons, Petawawa, Ontario
Deceased: April 11, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Trooper Patrick James Pentland

Age: 23
Home Town: Geary, New Brunswick
Unit: The Royal Canadian Dragoons, Petawawa, Ontario
Deceased: April 11, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Sergeant Donald Lucas


Age: 31
Home Town: St-John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, Gagetown, New Brunswick
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Corporal Brent Donald Poland

Age: 37
Home Town: Sarnia, Ontario
Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, Gagetown, New Brunswick
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Corporal Christopher Paul Stannix

Age: 24
Home Town: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Unit: Princess Louise Fusiliers, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Corporal Aaron Edward Williams

Age: 23
Home Town: Perth-Andover, New Brunswick
Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, Gagetown, New Brunswick
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Private David Robert Greenslade

Age: 20
Home Town: Saint-John, New Brunswick
Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, Gagetown, New Brunswick
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Private Kevin Vincent Kennedy

Age: 20
Home Town: St-John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, Gagetown, New Brunswick
Deceased: April 8, 2007
Incident: Roadside bomb, west of Kandahar, Afghanistan

Corporal Kevin Megeney

Age: 25
Home Town: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
Unit: 1st Battalion, The Nova Scotia Highlanders (North) Truro, Nova Scotia
Deceased: March 6, 2007
Incident: Non combat related, Kandahar, Afghanistan

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