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Honouring Our Veterans
WWI In Loving Memory Plaque.JPG

St. John's High School honoured the

Alumni Military Veterans on November 10, 2022.

The Alumni Association presented a

Remembrance Day video with a brief history of St. John's Tech and photos and stories honouring the WWI and WWII veterans.

The  video available is available at

(click on the link to view)

Please click on the memorial plaque to see more information on the Military Project & Displays

John and Sue Gibb with St. John's Cadets


Powers Street Hallway 

The WWI and WWII War Memorial Plaques

The guest speaker was John Neil (student 1965-68), 

standing in front of a display honouring his father,

Bill Neil, a student in1937-38, a WWII veteran and the inspiration for the military project.


Bill Neil Obituary

Bill Neil - A Life Story

WFPress - Passages

November 6, 2021

At Brookside Cemetery

Honouring Our Veterans

 The Archive Group are continuing to work on a project to compile information on the St. John's servicemen and women who served in the First and Second World Wars. We have a scrapbook of newspaper clippings from WWII collected by teacher Miss Eileen McCord who taught from 1925-1957. It has been very valuable resource, as well as our collection of graduation programs and yearbooks. 

We are also currently working on a Remembrance Day video to honour the history of St. John's and the St. John's veterans who served in WWI and WWII. It will be shown in November to the students of St. John's and we hope to include it on this website.

If any alumni, have connections to a relative that served in the past or  more recently and have any information that would contribute to our project please contact Sue at

Remembrance Day

On November 11, we honour our fallen veterans

of WWI, WWII and recognize all St. John's Alumni who have served our country.

The Military hallway along Powers Street displays the memorials of those who died in these conflicts. There are also framed plaques listing the names of most of the servicemen and women who served in WWII.

WWI In Loving Memory Plaque.JPG
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WWII Right Side.JPG
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Painting by Zenon Pohorecky

a St. John's student who won First place

It is shown in the 1945-46 yearbook on page77

An Alumni Association Video Presentation

Remembrance Day


At this time we are unable to add the video to the website but it is available at the following link

The pictures below are framed  lists of the St. John's men and women alumni who volunteered for active service during WWII. We are in the process of alphabetizing the names and  attempting to find out when they attended St. John's. 

More information to be added soon.

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