Lawrence George Bennett
North American Missing Persons Network
Lawrence George Bennett

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 25, 1981 from Matheson Island, Manitoba
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: July 22, 1956
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 225 lbs
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Clothing: Green rainsuit, blue denim jacket
  • AKA:Larry
  • Case Number: MB10004 81-881 MB10067 81-5386

  • 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.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Winnipeg RCMP
    (204) 983-5461
    Crime Stoppers
    1-800-222-TIPS (8477)

    Source Information
    Royal Canadian Mounted Police