Jerome of Sandy Cove

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erome (also spelled Jérôme) is the name given to an unidentifiable man discovered on the beach of Sandy Cove, Nova Scotia, on September 8, 1863. He was found with both legs cut off to stumps, and whe…

Best, Charles H.

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Date of Birth1899-02-27, West Pembroke, Washington County, Maine Date of Death1978-03-31, Toronto, Ontario Also known as Charles Herbert Best Charles Best was a medical scientist and one of the co-discoverers of insulin. Dr. Charles Best and Dr. Frederick Banting discovered insulin.

Guerin, Gertrude Klaw-law-we-leth

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Also known as Gertrude Mary Elise Ettershank (née), Klaw-law-we-leth Born 26 March 1917 on the Mission Reserve on the north of the Fraser River, now part of North Vancouver.  Died 25 January 1998 Cemetery: Musqueam reserve, Vancouver, BC https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/gertrude-guerin

Babcock, John

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Date of Birth 1900-07-23, Frontenac County, Ontario Date of Death 2010-02-18, Spokane, Washington Also known as John Henry Foster Babcock, Jack Babcock John Babcock was the last known surviving veteran of the Canadian military to have served in the First … Continued