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Memorable Manitobans: Edwin G. Bricker (1883-1956)


Born at Listowel, Perth County, Ont. Son of Joseph K. and Annie (Gowdy) Bricker. Married Irene Farrell, 1922. Was educated at Listowel, Ontario; Pacific College of Medicine, Los Angeles, California; College of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, Los Angeles, California; Medical and Surgical License, Colorado. Graduated in 1915. Came to Winnipeg, 1916. Ex-President, Kiwanis Club. Member, AF & AM (Assiniboine Lodge) Fort Garry Chapter, Preceptory. Shriner (Khartoum). Member, B.P.O.E., Exalted Ruler, 1923. President of the City of Winnipeg Base Ball League for four years. Specialises in Ambulant Proctology. Fellow of the American Academy Ambulant Proctology. Member of the American and Canadian Osteopathic Association. Member, Middle States Society of Electronic Medicine. Address, 84 Assiniboine Drive, Winnipeg.

He died on 21 November 1956.


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

“Free Press Necrology Files”, Winnipeg Elite Study, G. Friesen Fonds, Mss 154, Box 15, File 16, University of Manitoba Archives]

Page revised: 26 May 2009

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