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Hugh (Bill) Archibald MacDiarmid

Biography

Hugh MacDiarmid joined the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals and was accepted into the army in 1940.He rose to the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel before completing his service and returning to Winnipeg.

He studied at the University of Manitoba where he graduated from Electrical Engineering and went on to work as an instructor at the University of Manitoba for 25 years. He continued to work with several architectural and engineering firms (including GBR and Smith Carter) and as a private consultant.

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