Charles Stephen Booth

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Charles Stephen Booth
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Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Winnipeg North
In office
1940 – 1945
Preceded by Abraham Albert Heaps
Succeeded by Alistair Stewart
Personal details
Born January 27, 1897
Malvern, Worchestershire, England
Died August 30, 1988(1988-08-30) (aged 91)[1]
Ottawa, Ontario
Nationality Canadian
Political party Liberal
Occupation barrister
Website *Charles Stephen Booth – Parliament of Canada biography

Charles Stephen Booth (January 27, 1897 – August 30, 1988) was a Canadian politician and barrister. He was elected to the Canadian House of Commons as a Member of the Liberal Party in 1940 to represent the riding of Winnipeg North. Prior to his federal political experience, he served overseas in the Western University Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force then in northern Russia with the Royal Air Force as a pilot and in 1936 he became a lieutenant colonel and commander of the Winnipeg Light Infantry. From there he moved to London, England where he was placed with the 1st Canadian Corps Headquarters and promoted to Colonel where he also achieved the ranks of Assistant Deputy Adjutant General, Brigadier and then Deputy Adjutant General.

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