Burnaby John Doe
Sex Male
Race Asian
Location Burnaby, BC
Found April 8, 1997
Unidentified for 21 years
Postmortem interval Days
Body condition Unknown
Age approximation 25 - 35 years old
Height approximation 5 ft 4 in
Weight approximation 154lb
Cause of death Not stated

Burnaby John Doe was a young man recovered from Burrard Inlet near Burnaby, British Columbia in 1997.

He was discovered as a stowaway on the vessel S.K. Junior. The ship originated in Ningbo, China on March 15, and arrived in Vancouver on April 4. He was found floating in the inlet 4 days later.


  • An orange "Mae West" lifejacket.
  • Blue nylon track pants.
  • A blue and white track suit jacket with red stripes down the sleeves.
  • Brown suede ankle boots.