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Frederick Fraser

Term of Office: 1951 (October 15) – 1952 (November 5)
Preceded by: Andrew Harold Gibson
Succeeded by: Wilfred George Brown

Born: 1895 (October 20), Revelstoke, British Columbia 
Died: 1990 (October 18), Vancouver, British Columbia


  • He presided over the last session of the Yukon Council to be held in Dawson City.
  • He served in the 72nd Battalion and the royal Flying Corps during World War I.
  • He studied and practiced law in British Columbian until 1929.
  • He served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II.
  • He worked as the Mining Recorder and Stipendiary Magistrate in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories from 1944 to 1948 and then as Assistant Division Chief of the Lands Division in the Department of resources and Development.