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Richard
10-19-2009, 01:45 AM
Two hunters missing for 50 years...


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George Weeden
Reported missing on October 29, 1959 from Chapleau, Ontario, Canada
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics


Date Of Birth: 1896/1897
Age at Time of Disappearance: 63 years old
Distinguishing Characteristics: White Male. He had been seriously injured in a train wreck in 1941 in which he had suffered a broken back and severe injuries to his right leg. Very tough time walking anywhere.
Agency Case Number: 20080169
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Meryl Newcombe
Reported missing on October 29, 1959 from Chapleau, Ontario, Canada
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics
Date Of Birth: 1909
Age at Time of Disappearance: 50 years old
Distinguishing Characteristics: White Male.
Agency Case Number: 20080172

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Circumstances of Disappearance


George Weeden and Meryl Newcombe were reported missing to White River Ontario Provincial Police on October 29, 1959.

The two men had been at a lodge operated by Mr. Newcombe at Mile 107 of the CPR line, west of Chapleau, Ontario. Weeden and Newcombe had planned a hunting trip and both were last seen between mile marker 106 and 107 of the CPR line.

A large-scale search was conducted at the time, and again in the following spring (1960). The search failed to locate the two men, and to date, they have not been located.

Investigators
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Superior East OPP Detachment
877-934-6363

Source Information:

Ontario Provincial Police
The Doe Network: Case File 4028DMON (George Weeden)
The Doe Network: Case File 4029DMON (Meryl Newcombe)


LINKS:
http://doenetwork.org/cases/4028dmon.html

http://doenetwork.org/cases/4029dmon.html

not_my_kids
10-19-2009, 02:02 AM
https://identifyus.org/cases/333

https://identifyus.org/cases/334

Location, time frame makes it a long shot. These two were found 6 months apart in Washington state, both thought to be homeless.