Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
On September 25, 1981 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Lawrence (Larry) Bennett left Princess Harbour, Manitoba in his boat heading for Matheson Island. He left with his sheep dog and the trip should have taken 20-25 minutes. When he departed he was travelling straight into the wind and the water was reported as being rough. Bennett never arrived at Matheson Island. An extensive search was done by air and by boat. The remains of Larry Bennett have never been recovered. He is presumed dead due to drowning.
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Royal Canadian Mounted Police