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PARKDALE SCHOOL TO PAY TRIBUTE TO FORMER STUDENT AT ASSEMBLY ON WED. APRIL 24

MONTREAl, April 23, 2002— The staff and students of the English Montreal School Board’s (EMSB) Parkdale Elementary in St. Laurent will pay tribute to Cpl. Ainsworth Dyer at an assembly on Wednesday, April 24 at 9:30 a.m. (1475 Deguire Street).

Edris Arthur, who taught Cpl. Dyer in Grade 4, will address the assembly and talk about what kind of student and person he was. She is still on staff at Parkdale.

Cpl. Dyer, who attended this English Montreal School Board (EMSB) primary school as a youngster, was one of four Canadian soldiers killed last week while on duty in Afghanistan. Many students have written letters of condolence to his family.



Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca