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Manitoba History No. 89

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old

Abandoned Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

David Grebstad

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David Grebstad
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Soldier, historian.

Lieutenant-Colonel Grebstad is a serving artillery officer in the Canadian Army. He is originally from Dryden, Ontario and holds a BA in History from the University of Manitoba (1996), an MA in History from the University of New Brunswick (2012), and a Master of Defence Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada (2013). He and his wife currently reside in Wasaga Beach, Ontario.

His articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

The Guns of Manitoba: How Cannons Shaped the Keystone Province, 1670-1885
Manitoba History, Number 72, Spring-Summer 2013

A Tale of Two Houses: The Rise and Demise of the Legislative Council of Manitoba, 1871-1876
Manitoba History, Number 75, Summer 2014

Manitoba and the “Great Crusade:” The Invasion of Normandy, 6 June 1944, 70 Years Later
Manitoba History, Number 75, Summer 2014

Winnipeg’s First Execution
Manitoba History, Number 86, Winter 2018

Page revised: 31 January 2018

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