Wawanesa, Manitoba

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Wawanesa is an unincorporated urban community in the Municipality of Oakland – Wawanesa within the Canadian province of Manitoba that held village status prior to January 1, 2015. It is the birthplace of The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Co.

Notable people[edit]

Notable people associated with Wawanesa have included suffragist Nellie McClung and Edna Diefenbaker, the first wife of Prime Minister John Diefenbaker.

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Coordinates: 49°31′N 99°41′W / 49.517°N 99.683°W / 49.517; -99.683