John W. Burton
North American Missing Persons Network
John W. Burton

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 20, 1969 from Island Lake, Manitoba
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 17, 1942
  • Age: Adult
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Case Number: 2007-1312629

  • Details of Disappearance
    On November 20, 1969 John W. BURTON along with two passengers (Clifford DOWSON and Edward FLETT) were flying from Oxford House to Island Lake. BURTON was the pilot of the Cessna 185. Around 11:00 am BURTON made a routine call stating that the airplane would be landing in Garden Hill in approximately 15 minutes. The airplane did not arrive at it's destination. The wreckage and all three on board were never located.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Winnipeg RCMP
    (204) 983-5461

    Source Information
    Royal Canadian Mounted Police