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Memorable Manitobans: Peter Edward Lewis (1919-2012)

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Born Peter Lewiski at Gilbert Plains on 22 May 1919, he spent over 35 years as a teacher, Vice-Principal, and Principal, including service as the Principal of Jameswood School (1965-1966) and Golden Gate School (1966-1974). During the Second World War, he served with the Royal Canadian Air Force and received the Distinguished Flying Cross. He died at Winnipeg on 9 March 2012.


Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 March 2012, page 29.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 May 2015

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