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Memorable Manitobans: David S. G. Ross (?-?)

Manager, historian.

Born at Winnipeg, he received his early education in Milwaukee and Winnipeg, graduating with a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba. He worked for the Reclamation and Good Roads branches of the Department of Public Works and, during the Second World War, served as an aeronautical inspector. He joined the Winnipeg Electric Company in 1945. By 1964, he was the Manager of the Industrial Development Section in the Marketing Department of Manitoba Hydro.

His articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

History of the Electrical Industry in Manitoba
MHS Transactions, Series 3, 1963-64 Season

Lightning From Water
Manitoba Pageant, Volume 9, Number 2, January 1964

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This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 September 2011

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