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Memorable Manitobans: Daniel Mowat Ormond (1885-1974)

Military officer.

Born at Pembroke, Ontario on 14 August 1885, son of Daniel Ormond and brother of Horace Ormond, he married Anna Laura Cadham, daughter of John Orchard Cadham of Portage la Prairie. During the First World War, he served from 1915 to 1918, was wounded and mentioned in dispatches, and received the C.M.G. (1919), Russian Order of St. Stanislas (third class), and Croix de Guerre. He was a member of the Rideau Club (Ottawa), Assiniboia Club (Regina), and Portage la Prairie Country Club. In 1925, he was based in Military District No. 12 at Regina, Saskatchewan. Ormond died on 19 November 1974.


Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 October 2018

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