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Memorable Manitobans: Murray R. Smith (1943-2014)


Born at Winnipeg in 1943, he began a teaching career in the St. James School Division, continuing at Niagara Falls (Ontario) then Fort Garry, where he served as a Vice-Principal and Principal. In 1989, after working as a consultant for the Frontier School Division, he joined the Faculty of Education at Brandon University where he specialized in science education. He died at Brandon on 1 February 2014.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 5 February 2014.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 February 2014

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