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Memorable Manitobans: Gerald Doull “Gerry” Macdonald (1930-2016)


Born at Winnipeg on 2 December 1930, he graduated with a degree in Architecture from the University of Manitoba in 1953. He was a founding partner of the firm of Ward Macdonald and later MCM (Macdonald Cockburn McFeetors) Architects. In 1979, he was named a Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada. He died at Winnipeg on 21 April 2016.

Some of his architectural works in Manitoba included:





Robson Hall

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg



Keystone Centre

Eighteenth Street, Brandon



Inwood Collegiate (expansion)

Inwood, RM of Armstrong



Winnipeg Centennial Library

Graham Avenue, Winnipeg




Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 23 April 2016.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 November 2019

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