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Memorable Manitobans: Donald Tarrel MacAngus (1928-2003)


Born at Hilton, Scotland on 13 June 1928, he apprenticed as a carpenter then, in 1949, he emigrated to Canada and settled at Winnipeg. Four years later, he founded the Winnipeg Building and Decorating Ltd. He was a member of the Winnipeg Squash Racquet Club, St. Charles Country Club, Manitoba Club, Khartum Temple Shrine, and St. Andrews Society. In recognition of his community service, in 2002 he received the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal. He died at Winnipeg on 7 December 2003.


Memorial, Winnipeg Free Press, 9 December 2003.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 October 2016

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