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Memorable Manitobans: Albert J. “Al” Miller (1924-2014)

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Musician, band leader.

As a self-taught saxophone player and leader of the Al Miller Band, he performed at countless banquets, legions, retirement homes, weddings, and other events around Winnipeg for over 70 years. A veteran of the Second World War, he served as President of the Main Street Legion. He died at Winnipeg on 18 September 2014.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 20 September 2014.

We thank Frances Kasper for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 October 2014

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