Links to Stories about People Buried at St. Luke's
Many people buried at St. Luke's have interesting stories. Here are links to some of them.
Allan David Ballantyne is one of the Saanich residents remembered at the Saanich Remembers, Residents who Served in World War I website.
Rev. William Barton is one of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club members whose biography is included at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club Great War Commemoration Project website.
Alfred Calder Bell is remembered at the Saanich Remembers, Residents who Served in World War I website.
Edmund Godfrey Burr discovered the principle of diffused lighting camouflage, which was used during WWII. See Wikipedia link and article in Fontanus, a scholarly journal edited and produced by McGill Librarians.
Joyce Johnson is featured in a video produced by The Revera and Reel Youth Age is More Film Project.
Canon William Newton is featured in a blog entry at the Alberta Historic Places website.
James Stewart Simpson finally received a marker on his grave through the Last Post Fund. Read the story to find out how this happened.
Harriet Stewart - Read about the family legend regarding the tree on Mrs. Stewart's plot.