Peter Stursberg, who died in Vancouver on Sunday, his 101st birthday, was the last living Canadian war correspondent from the Second World War, and probably the last correspondent anywhere in the world who covered that war. Stationed in North Africa, Italy and northwestern Europe, he was one of only a handful of Canadian radio journalists to deliver reports on the conflict from the front lines.
The whole Globe and Mail obit
- ► 2019 (47)
- ► 2018 (137)
- ► 2017 (183)
- ► 2016 (278)
- ► 2015 (321)
- Maria Babbage leaves CP for health ministry
- Good CJFE article on the right to take photographs...
- Mike Duffy Senate expenses trial set for 41 days s...
- The Tyee Names Jane Armstrong Editor-in-Chief
- George Radwanski dead at 67
- Mistaking Chinese leader’s name for Roman numeral ...
- Netflix dominates prime-time data usage in Canada,...
- Tyson heaps abuse on CP24's Nathan Downer
- Why the James Foley tragedy offers lessons for all...
- Reporters evicted from Rob Ford campaign speech
- Ontario wants CRTC to regulate new media like Netf...
- Peter Kent beats throat cancer, urges HPV vaccinat...
- Transformation at Western’s journalism program
- How Newsworld changed Canada’s political culture: ...
- Le Devoir facing money crunch, layoffs: report
- Paul Robertson, president of Shaw Media, passes aw...
- Peter Stursberg, war correspondent, dead at 101
- ▼ September (17)
- ► 2013 (365)
- ► 2012 (644)
- ► 2011 (750)
- ► 2010 (1055)