Item 2016-10-05-06 - Man Finds Work, is Drowned in Canal

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Man Finds Work, is Drowned in Canal


  • 1936-06-17 (Creation)

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"Had Come from Toronto Thursday - Went Bathing After Day's Work

Mushaelo (Michael) Bohoniuk, 25-year-old Ukrainian, of 70 Runnymede Rd., Toronto, was drowned in the Holland Marsh irrigation cala, at a point where the canal skirts the rear of Mr. J.W. Wilson's farm, late Saturday afternoon.
The drowned man, it appears, had come up from Toronto on Thursday and had secured work with Anglo del Zotto and F. Bollsanelo, market gardeners. Having finished work on Saturday afternoon, he had decided to bathe in the canal. Undressing and donning a pair of trunks, he left his clothes in his employer's shack, started out apparently for the canal, and nothing further was seen of him alive. ..."

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  • English

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Bradford Witness
June 17, 1936
Vol. 71, No. 25
Pg 1
Microfilm Reel # 72A

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