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Memorable Manitobans: Peter Arnold Brown (1927-1994)

Farmer, businessman, MLA (1973-1977), MLA (1977-1981), MLA (1982-1986), MLA (1986-1988).

Born on 27 April 1927, son of Isaac J. and Kathryn Brown, he served on the Winkler town council before being elected to the Manitoba Legislature at the 1973 general election, representing the Rhineland constituency. He was re-elected in 1973, 1981, and 1986 but did not seek re-election in 1988. In 1977, he received the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal. He died at Winkler on 5 March 1994 and was buried in the Winkler Cemetery.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 8 March 1994, page 46.

Members of the Legislative Assembly (deceased), Legislative Assembly of Manitoba.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 September 2011

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