William Julian Bereziuk
North American Missing Persons Network
William Julian Bereziuk

Above Images: Bereziuk

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 30, 1974 from Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: 1946
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: 174 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown, Curly
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Gold glasses. Scars on right elbow,
    right large toe, chest and chin.
  • Clothing: Coveralls, several plaid bush shirts, a green jacket,
    brown horse hide moccassins.
  • Jewelry: A Crucifix or scapular.
  • AKA: Billy
  • Case Number: 20141542826

  • Details of Disappearance
    William Bereziuk left Edmonton, Alberta in October of 1974 with the intention of making a canoe trip down the Athabasca River. He informed family members that he intended to spend the winter of 1974 in the Birch Mountain area of Alberta and would return to Edmonton in August of 1975.

    On May 18, 1975, Members of the Canadian Armed Forces located the personal belongings of William washed up on an island in the Athabasca River 50 km north of Fort McMurray, Alberta.

    William has never been heard from since.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Wood Buffalo RCMP

    Source Information
    National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains