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Memorable Manitobans: Raymond Rene Lejeune (1916-1987)

Civil servant, entomologist.

Officer in charge of the federal government’s forest insect laboratory in Winnipeg, he served as President of the Natural History Society of Manitoba from 1950 to 1952. He was later transferred to a facility at Victoria, British Columbia where he died on 7 November 1987.


“’53 worst year yet for tent caterpillars”, Winnipeg Free Press, 6 February 1953, page 3.

Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 January 2010

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