J. Albert Walker

John Albert Goodwill Walker (May 10, 1918 – August 1991) was a Canadian businessman in the funeral home industry, Ambulance Services operator, Telecommunications and politician from Halifax County, Nova Scotia. He was elected to City Council in 1974 as Alderman and again in 1984. The city council then elected him to be deputy mayor Preceded Read More …

Dr. Schamnel’s Notes

Tradition– Dr. Schamnel’s Notes One of the first Victory General Hospital annual reports described the Ambulance as a “covered vehicle designed to convey patients to and from hospital who had to travel in the recumbent position.” In less ornate language, the ambulance was a large edition of the wagons which were used to deliver meat Read More …