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Shirley Lynne Case - 100 Mile House, British Columbia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 51° 38.653 W 121° 17.714
10U E 617954 N 5722844
Quick Description: Shirley Lynne Case is part of a mural honoring residents of 100 Mile House. The mural is on the front of the Community Hall.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 6/23/2019 8:36:23 AM
Waymark Code: WM10TQ8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 1

Long Description:
Shirley Case was truly a Canadian hero and humanitarian, she dedicated her life to helping children in third-world countries through education and improving living conditions. The mural shows Shirley in Africa: Nigeria and Chad, Nicaragua and Afghanistan.

Shirley Case was tragically murdered while in Afghanistan along with two other aid workers: one American - and another Canadian, Jacqueline Kirk from Quebec. The aid workers' clearly marked van was ambushed and riddled with bullets on a road near Kabul. Their Afghan driver was also killed. The Taliban has claimed responsibility. Shirley was 30 years of age.

In Memory of
Shirley Case
Humanitian
1977 – 2008

Transcribed from sign

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Location: 100 Mile House Community Hall

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