N of McBride, S of McKale River
53.3972 N 120.1789 W — Map 93H/8 — Google — GeoHack
Name officially adopted in 1965
Official in BC – Canada
Named in remembrance of Canadian Army Lance Corporal Stanley James Monroe, K41218, from McBride. Serving with the Canadian Forestry Corps when he was killed 1 July 1942, age 24.
Cpl. Stanley Monroe, 24, Adrian A. Monroe and Lela A. Monroe of McBride, B.C., formerly of Edmonton and more recently of Czar and Camrose, who was drowned recently in Lake St. Joseph, Quebec, while on routine duty. Funeral was held at McBride with military honors.
He was the son of Adrian A. Monroe and Lela A. Monroe, McBride.
- McBride Cemetary. Grave markers. 2000
- British Columbia Geographical Names. Mount Monroe