Dubord, Arthur

Force: R. C. A. F.

Born in 1921, Arthur Dubord came from Quebec to the Buffalo Lakes district in 1930 with his parents Mr and Mrs Henri Dubord. They lived on the homestead of SW 35-74-7 for a few years while Arthur attended the Canor School. The family later moved to the Canuck district, and then to McHenry. Arthur joined the ground section of the RCAF in Edmonton in July 1941. When his father died in 1951, Arthur and his mother moved to Grande Prairie. For about 12 years, Arthur worked as an orderly there. He was married to Terese Bergeron, and together they had 4 children. Arthur died in January 1999 at age 78 in Grande Prairie.

Source: Buffalo Trails – Tales of the Pioneers p. 104
Wagon Trails Grown Over p. 1149 Name only in Roll of Honour
Grande Prairie Herald – July 17, 1941
AGS Obituary Index