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Memorable Manitobans: William Edwin Carter (1932-2003)

Civil servant.

Born at Selkirk on 6 July 1932, son of Stanley and Anne Carter, he started work at the Rural Municipality of St. Andrews in 1970 and worked there until he retired in 1992. He was a volunteer fire fighter for the municipality for 28 years and was its Fire Chief for 24 years. He died at Selkirk and his cremains were interred in the parish cemetery.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 17 April 2003.

“They will never be forgotten” by Kevin Rollason, Winnipeg Free Press, 31 December 2003, page A6.

This page was prepared by Ian Stewart.

Page revised: 29 January 2017

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