Larry Pennell was a man of his time but what set him apart was that his life was dominated by a sense of duty. He was a Flight Lieutenant in the RCAF, sportsman, lawyer, Member of Parliament, Solicitor General of Canada and a Justice of the Supreme ...
Court of Ontario. "He gave a lot to our country in war and in peace." -Former Prime Minister John Turner "Larry Pennell...was one of the ablest men in my cabinet." -Former Prime Minister Lester Pearson Pennell's example and character can teach us much, but we can also take much pleasure from his company. He attended a one-room school and saw the Great Depression up close. He made President Lyndon Johnson laugh and was the target of an assassin. Throughout his long life, Pennell never allowed men or events to conquer his spirit.
Number of pages: 406
Date of publication: 21/02/2011
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