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THE FIRST GENERATION

Walter owned a wool-pulling and hide tanning operation located in Elmsdale, Nova Scotia operating under the name of W.S. Wilber.  In 1917, he built a sawmill to produce lumber for shipment to the United Kingdom in support of the World War 1 effort.
 

In 1939 he established a stationary sawmill in Elmsdale, Nova Scotia.

Walter S. Wilber

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1917 - 2017