In Memory of Canadian Wildlife Officers
This list includes officers who have died in the line of duty
since NAWEOA was incorporated in 1980.


JustinKnackstedtSaskatchewanMay 31, 2013Struck by an impaired driver while directing traffic.
HowardLaversNewfoundland and LabradorFebruary 21, 2013Fallen through ice on snow patrol. Drowned.
RichardCayouetteQuebecMarch 1, 2007Snowmobile accident
NicolasRochetteQuebecNovember 5, 2005Airplane Crash
FernandVachonQuebecNovember 5, 2005Airplane Crash
WalterCeolinOntarioJanuary 21, 2003Helicopter crash
MichaelWynnParks CanadaJanuary 13, 2002Avalanche
KevinRayMisfeldtSaskatchewanJanuary 24, 1997Aircraft crash
DeanJefferyMillerDept. of Fisheries and OceansSeptember 18, 1996Hypothermia
KenSkwarkManitobaJune 28, 1995Helicopter crash
SimonParboosinghParks CanadaAugust 31, 1994Avalanche training accident.
PatrickDanielSheehanParks CanadaNovember 26, 1992Mountain climbing training accident.
PatrickPoirierQuebecSeptember 15, 1992Drowning
TheodoreArthurHaugenSaskatchewanJuly 26, 1991Aircraft crash
LeeMurraySaskatchewanJanuary 14, 1991Heart attack on duty
MurrayL.DoellSaskatchewanAugust 17, 1990Helicopter crash
KeithM.BartleyManitobaNovember 29, 1989Vehicle accident
LucGuindonQuebecOctober 10, 1989Shot by poacher
DonaldC.WoodNova ScotiaSeptember 9, 1988Explosives accident
KaukoHenryKujalaOntarioOctober 5, 1987Helicopter crash
AlainChouinardQuebecNovember 10, 1985Shot by night-hunter
RobertJ.LeblancParks CanadaMay 24, 1982Electrocution while responding to an accident.