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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.


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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