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Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
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MHS Fundraising Dinner
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War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
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Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
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Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
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Memorable Manitobans: Stephen “Steve” Peters (1912-1976)

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Stephen Peters
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MLA (1958-1959), MLA (1959-1962), MLA (1963-1966).

Born at Winnipeg on 27 December 1912, he was employed for 30 years with the meat processing firm of Canada Packers, interrupted by five years of service in the Canadian military during the Second World War, retiring in 1975. He was elected to the Manitoba Legislature for the Elmwood constituency in 1958 and was re-elected in 1959 and 1962. He died at Winnipeg on 29 November 1976 and was buried in the Elmwood Cemetery.

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 1 December 1976, page 120.

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

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 April 2018

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