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Memorable Manitobans: Harold Edward Welch (c1929-1990)


Born at Toronto, Ontario and educated at the University of Toronto, he became a research officer at the Entomological Research Institute at Belleville, Ontario. In 1965, he moved to Winnipeg to become a member of the Department of Zoology at the University of Manitoba, serving as its Head from August 1965 to July 1980. He died at Winnipeg on 6 May 1990.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 9 May 1990, page 45.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 September 2012

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