Photos of the Whitehorse Pioneer Cemetery, Yukon
Whitehorse Pioneer Cemetery, Yukon
Lionel Austin Vines
Died January 31, 1941, aged 34 years.
Till we meet again
Lionel Vines moved from Alberta to Carcross, Yukon, in December of 1936 to fly for George Simmons' Northern Airways. The following year, he switched to the air division of the British Yukon Navigation Co. His plane crashed near Dawson City on January 31, 1941.
There are two photos of the headstone below - the upper one was taken in August 2018 after the cemetery renovation, the lower one was taken in May 2002.
The photographs below are © 2017-2018 by Murray Lundberg, and are not to be copied without express permission.