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Lynch, Martin

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Lynch, Martin

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Dates of existence

1924-2000

History

Martin Lynch began working in newspapers at the Vancouver Sun after serving in the Second World War. He was recognized as an accomplished editor, noted for his impressive memory and extensive personal reference library. He worked for the Toronto Telegram, MacLean’s magazine, and at the Globe and Mail for twenty five years. He retired in 1982 and he and his wife, Jane Lynch, settled in British Columbia. Together they worked as Peter C. Newman’s research assistants. They provided research, but also editing and fact checking services on at least twelve books and numerous articles.

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Lynch, Jane (1931-2011)

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RC0271

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Lynch, Jane is the spouse of Lynch, Martin

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RC0271

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2015-05-21

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W. Laufs