Commemorates Lieutenant Edward Gustav Schwandt, Canadian Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C., who died on August 27, 1944. Son of Gustav August & Mary Mathilda (née Heck) Schwandt, of Strasbourg, SK, Lt. Schwandt is buried in the Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen, France. Schwandt River crosses from Saskatchewan into the Northwest Territories at 60º 00"N - 102º 17"W on map sheet 64 M/16.
Approval Date: 1950-04-06
CGNDB ID: LAVFG