Canadian Medical Association

Bridgewater, NS; University of Manitoba, 1961; diagnostic radiology; retired captain (N), Royal Canadian Navy (RCN); former medical officer, RCN, and flight surgeon, Royal Canadian Air Force; former commanding officer, Canadian Forces Hospital, Halifax; former chief of medical staff, South Shore Regional Hospital (SSRH), Bridgewater. Died April 26, 2018, aged 82. Survived by his wife Karen, 4 children and 2 grandchildren. “While in the navy, Don received a Queen’s Commendation for Brave Conduct after a medical rescue at sea. After serving in the navy for 23 years, he retired in 1982 and moved to Bridgewater. He worked in radiology at Dawson Memorial Hospital, followed by the SSRH. He served many years as chief of radiology and spent 8 years on the Board of Management of SSRH. He retired for good in 2004.”