Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

LeMarquand, D'Albert Maxwell[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1918 - 1986  (68 years)


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  • Name LeMarquand, D'Albert Maxwell 
    • VARIANT NAMES: Le Marquand, D'Albert M.; Le Marquand, Dalbert; Le Murduand Dal M.
    Nickname Dal 
    Born 1918  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1942  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address undetermined 
    • He gave his occupation on his marriage registration record as photographer.
    Marriage 4 Apr 1942  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Bride: Florence C. Harker 
    Business Address/Year 1944  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1946  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    608 Robson St.
    Vancouver Pictures
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 1986 
    • A photograph of his gravestone bears the all-caps inscription: "PTE. DALBERT M. LEMARQUAND 1918 - 1986 R.C.A., C.A." The gravestone is also inscribed below his name with that of Roland Lussier.
      URL (accessed 4 Apr 2021): https://canadianheadstones.ca
    Buried Champ d'Honneur National, Montreal, QC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Vancouver Pictures (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1933  Camera Workers | L, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Photo finisher.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Prior to seeing active service during World War Two, he worked as a radio announcer in Victoria. Following the war, while continuing to reside in Victoria, he also was listed as the proprietor of Vancouver Pictures in 1946, before returning to radio work. He was double-listed in the business directories in Vancouver and Victoria from 1944 to 1947. At least two radio scripts he co-wrote were copyrighted in 1947 in the United States, with at least one copyrighted in Canada the same year.

  • Sources 
    1. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941), 1809.
      Victoria: Le Marquand Dal announcer CFCT Radio sta r 3259 W....

    2. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942).
      Vancouver and Victoria: not listed

    3. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 1966.
      Victoria: Le Marquand D'Albert (Florence) act serv r 1142 Yates

    4. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 810 and 1956.
      p. 810: Vancouver: Le Marquand Dal M photog r 1169 Harwood
      p. 1956: Victoria: Le Marquand D'Albert (Florence) r 1142 Yates

    5. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 819 and 1959.
      p. 819: Vancouver: Le Marquand Dalbert r 952 Hornby
      p. 1959: Victoria: Le Marquand D'Albert (Florence) r 1142 Yates

    6. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 906 and 2093.
      p. 906: Vancouver: Le Murduand Dal M [sic] prop Van Pictures
      p. 2093: Victoria: Le Marquand D'Albert (Florence) r 1142 Yates

    7. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 809 and 2072.
      p. 809: Vancouver: Le Marquand Dal M announcer CKMO r 163 W Hast
      p. 2072: Victoria: Le Marquand D'Albert (Florence) radio announcer r 1142 Yates

    8. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Vancouver and Victoria: not listed

    9. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1942-09-527401; digital facsimile URL (accessed 4 Apr 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ca7d5917-1fc0-4194-82de-5320d66a5b06