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Memorable Manitobans: Morris Bohonos (?-?)


Born at Ethelbert, son of Peter Bohonos and Annie Petura, brother of Walter M. Bohonos, he took teacher training in Winnipeg and taught in rural schools near Dauphin before moving to Brandon in 1956. He taught at Earl Haig School (?-?), Earl Oxford School (1957-1964) and Neelin High School (?-?) before moving into administration and serving as the Vice-Principal of Neelin High School (1969-1971) and Principal of the Brandon Collegiate Institute (1971-?) and Earl Oxford School (1984-1988). While teaching he took night classes to receive BA and BEd degrees from the University of Manitoba in 1968.


“Collegiate Principal,” Brandon Sun, 15 May 1972, page 5.

“Schools celebrate special occasion,” Brandon Sun, 23 October 2003, page 61.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 August 2017

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