This monument along the Harte Trail in the Charleswood area of Winnipeg commemorates Len Van Roon and Verna Van Roon, long-time residents of the area for their efforts in preserving its cultural and natural history, and in particular their knowledge of the local railway history. It was installed by the Friends of the Harte Trail.
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Harte Trail (Winnipeg)
Memorable Manitobans: Verna Van Roon (1920-2011)
We thank Rose Kuzina for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 6 July 2019
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