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Memorable Manitobans: Arthur Thomas “Art” Moug (1926-2003)

Municipal official, MLA (1969-1973), MLA (1973-1977).

Born in Winnipeg on 19 September 1926, he served as Mayor of Charleswood (1966-1971) and in 1969 was elected Conservative MLA for Charleswood, being re-elected in 1973. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion (Branch 100), the Masons (Charleswood Lodge No. 163), Khartum Shriners, and the Charleswood Historical Society. He received the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal (1977). In 1980 he moved to Grande Prairie, Alberta where he operated the firm S.O.S. Safety. He died there on 16 July 2003.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 18 July 2003, page B8.

“They will never be forgotten,” Winnipeg Free Press, 31 December 2003, pages A6-7.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 January 2019

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