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Memorable Manitobans: Rudolf Ewald “Rudy” Mehmel (1918-2013)


Born at Winnipeg on 15 April 1918, he received BEd and BSc degrees and taught school for much of his adult life. He taught at Kissman School (1945-1946) and was the Principal of Franklin School (1950-1952), Starbuck School (1952-1953), Viscount Alexander High School (1953-1956), Oak Point School (1959-1961), Beulah School (1961-1962), Ashern School (1962-1964), and Amaranth School (1964-1965). He died at Winnipeg on 14 December 2013.


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

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 17 December 2013.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 December 2021

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