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Memorable Manitobans: Charles Eber Douglas (1927-2020)


Born at Mather in 1927, son of Arthur and Freeda Douglas, he moved to Winnipeg in 1945 to attend university. After graduation, he taught at Salisbury Junior High School (1949-1952) and Polson School (1952-1953). In 1959, he became the Principal of Neil Campbell School, remaining there for the majority of his career, except for the final three years as Principal of Miles Macdonell Collegiate (1989-1992). He died at Winnipeg on 10 January 2020 and was buried in the Mather Cemetery.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 1 February 2020.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 February 2020

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