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Jim's Fish
Jim's Fish caught with skipper Joel McGrath August 17 2016

We ended 2015 with the entire family in Kenora.Family

For missing child see our 2015 annual letter at 2015 Annual Letter. For the progression over the past 6 years, I invite you to enjoy the last 6 years at Annual Lettrs


Raised Flower Bed

Additions added in 2015: Raised flower bed in back lane


Walk way in backyard completed while wife away in Hamilton. Blocks on side temporary.
Brown Eyed Susans Brown Eyed Susans planted  in front yard in place of cherry tree

In May 2015 we took the trip of a life time to spend close to a month in France. We traveled the sites of World War 2 and the trenches of World War 1. We visted grave yards of Canadians and memorials to those whose bodies were never found.


Above the gravestone marking grave of Andrew Mynarski, Victoria Cross winner from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Below showing flag and pebble left on grave stone at the request of John Dahl, friend of Bill Friday. son of one of the other crew members of ill fated flight


I retired August 1 2013. At a tribute held for him following the Association's Annual meeting, staff honoured him by the presentation of a cheque in the amount of $30000 for an endowment, income from which will go to the Association's endowment.

Jim's Tribute