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Memorable Manitobans: James Norman McLachlan (1921-1973)


Born at Winnipeg on 22 February 1921, son of James McLachlan and Joan Reid, he was a partner in the law firm of Fillmore, Riley, McLachlan & Yarnell. He and wife Edna Emma Plumridge (1917-1978) had three sons and two daughters. They later moved to British Columbia where he died at West Vancouver on 4 March 1973.


Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 6 March 1973, page 59.

Death registration [Edna Emma McLachlan], British Columbia Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 May 2019

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