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Memorable Manitobans: David Morton Dobbie (1886-1961)

Municipal official.

He was a municipal councillor in East Kildonan from 1923 to 1926. He died at St. Boniface Hospital on 22 September 1961 and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery. He is commemorated by Dobbie Avenue in Winnipeg.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 25 September 1961, page 23.

Mosaic of Winnipeg Street Names, compiled by J. B. Rudnyckyj, Canadian Institute of Onomastic Sciences, 1974.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 December 2013

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