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Memorable Manitobans: Arthur Ernest Choate (1879-?)

Grain broker, lumberman, municipal official.

Born at Port Hope, Ontario on 29 March 1879, he came to Winnipeg where he worked as a grain broker and lumberman. In 1913, he served on the founding council of the Town of Tuxedo. In 1916, he joined the Canadian Expeditionary Force and served overseas as a Major with Canadian military forces. Married, he lived in the Wardlaw Apartments.

Sources:

1916 Canada census, Ancestry.

Attestation papers, Canadian Expeditionary Force, Library and Archives Canada.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 November 2021

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