Canadian Medical Association

Halifax; Dalhousie University, 1952; diagnostic radiology. Died Jan. 16, 2018, aged 94. Survived by 7 children, 22 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. “Al grew up on the Mira family farm, speaking Gaelic. He was a veteran of the Royal Canadian Air Force who became a steadfast family doctor in rural Cape Breton after the war. Later he became a founding member of the Victoria General Hospital Radiology Department, where he is remembered as an esteemed mentor and skilled practitioner.”

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