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Memorable Manitobans: Philip Guy Lexier (1958-2000)

Police officer.

Born at Vancouver, British Columbia on 15 May 1958, he lived all but 18 months of his life in Winnipeg. He joined the Winnipeg Police Service at 18 years of age, rising to the rank of Detective Sargeant. He was the architect of the city’s Arson Strike Force. He died after participating in a charity rowing event on 22 June 2000.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 25 June 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 January 2020

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