Lakeview cemetery, Sarnia

World War I Commonwealth War Graves Commission Ontario
Lakeview cemetery
Details
Established1879
Location
1016 Colborne Road, Sarnia, Ontario
CountryCanada
Websitehttps://www.lakeviewcemetery.ca/

Lakeview cemetery Company is a cemetery located at Colborne Road and Michigan Avenue in Sarnia, Ontario. Opened in 1879 by the Town of Sarnia to replace smaller and church based cemeteries,[1] it is most notable for being the burial place of Canadian Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie.[2] The cemetery, which is still an active burial site and now has a crematorium, contains the war graves of 11 Canadian service personnel of World War I and 13 of World War II.[3]

Other notables buried here include:

References

  1. ^ http://www.lakeviewcemetery.ca/cemetery-info/about
  2. ^ "A historical stroll through Canada's prime ministerial grave sites". theglobeandmail.com. Retrieved 27 July 2020.
  3. ^ [1] CWGC Cemetery report