William Rompkey

Mr. Rompkey has served as both Member of Parliament (1972-1995) and Canadian senator (1995-2011). Although born in Belleoram, Fortune Bay, Rompkey has vivid memories of St. John’s in the 1940s and 1950s, when he attended Bishop Field College. He has taken a particular interest in the Canadian and American military occupation of St. John’s harbour during WWII, and is the author of St. John’s and the Battle of the North Atlantic.
Our Contribution to WWII
The Newfoundland Escort Force
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