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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 20, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Free press May 193tt recalling historic citizens of Russell the Community of rus sell in Western Manitoba has had a num Ber of illustrious citizens whose accomplishments Are tied to the provinces Charles Arkall Boulton was a Soldier and Pioneer who was indeed prominent in Early Manitoba born in the son of Darcy a United Empire loyalist in what is now to he graduated from up per Canada College when he was he was keen on sol Diering and was Commissio Ned in the first regular army battalion raised in the 100th Prince of Wales Ca Nadian dragoons and it did Garrison duty in Gibraltar and in there Are Many old soaks in this province who will remember Shorncliff which has been a military base since the Days of Well the dragoons had been Rai sed to serve in the Indian Mutiny but after eight years of service Boulton sold his com Mission and returned to can he was gazetted major in the 46th Durham entered the employ of the fed eral government and came West on a Survey party and promptly became involved in the affairs of the red River in the affair which saw the execution of Thomas he was imprisoned by Louis Riel but was freed and he re turned to where he tried the milling business in but he came West again and homesteaded in Russell in when the Northwest rebellion erupted in he quickly offered his service and raised a battalion of mounted scouts which did much for general Middle tons Boulton wed politics when the rebellion was put Down and won the seat in mar Rune classified Mervyn red were Vince Leah Quette and became news worthy when he proposed a world peace conference in a conference which could have been the forerunner of the league of nations and United a free Trade a trait which May have annoyed his fellow he passed away in it is of interest Boulton marched from Portage la Prairie in 1869 at the head of a Relief column i a snows torm but was captured by i Puzzle solutions from Page 6 slut hide g3ehs 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red is in hoc keys Hall of after his playing Days with new York americans he was president of the National he later settled in Calgary and became Active in Alberta sports in the construction he had Many ties with Johns col lege school Here and was responsible for the erection of the hockey rink at St Johns Raven court school two of his who attended St gave their lives in the 5 farm Mobile out of town property Howard and Maria Are very excited to announce1 Bie Safe arrival Ottar son m Neif was born at Art May 1990 weighing 6 15 proud grandparents Are Neil and Ontario Many heart thanks to 1 l Reyto Sandtner staff of Trie third Toor maternity department at user Corfe general Sale Bee hives and Call Atter the get buy or order your custom Mobile Home we sell 16 18 wide also we take a selection of reconditioned Homes leg new 4 Shingle for a better deat on a better Home Call Altona 15 South double lot lots fruits Spruce after orders now tar 30 from 10 from Golf l Well Price 17362344 Flea 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