LeCours, Ernie

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LeCours, Ernie

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1911 - 1993


Ernie LeCours was born in 1911 in Craik, Saskatchewan. He taught school for ten years before the war. After spending six years in the Canadian Army, he moved to British Columbia. Mr LeCours lived in Vernon for ten years before relocating to Richmond in 1954. Ernie LeCours served as a Social Credit MLA for Richmond, but ended his nine year provincial political career in 1972 when he was defeated by Harold Steves of the New Democratic Party. Mr LeCours was an ardent advocate of the Social Credit since the original 1935 campaign. He died March 1993.


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