Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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  • Whitehead, J.A.

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1925-1953

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Joseph Alexander Whitehead was born January 1, 1925 to Ernest Christie Whitehead and Grace (Davidson) Whitehead. He was educated in Brandon and Vancouver. He enlisted in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II and served on board Fairmile Type B motor boats. After the war he returned to Brandon and became the assistant general manager of the Brandon Sun Publishing Co. He was interested in military affairs and was a sub-lieutenant in the local Navy Cadets and later was attached to the 26th Field Regiment. He was a hobby photographer and was interested in alley bowling and golf. He married Geraldine Kerr in 1945 and had one son. Joseph A. Whitehead passed away on October 1, 1953 due to complications from Polio. He is buried in Brandon Municipal Cemetery.

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Whitehead, Ernest Christie (1896-1961)

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Whitehead, Ernest Christie is the parent of Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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Whitehead, Grace (Davidson) (1897-1993)

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Whitehead, Grace (Davidson) is the parent of Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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Whitehead, Lewis Davidson (1926-1996)

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Whitehead, Lewis Davidson is the sibling of Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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Whitehead, Joseph Blythe (1865-1941)

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Whitehead, Joseph Blythe is the grandparent of Whitehead, Joseph Alexander

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