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Phyllis B. Munday

Phyllis B. Munday (1894 – 1990) was a Canadian mountaineer, explorer, naturalist and humanitarian, famed for being the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Robson (with Annette Buck) in 1924, and with her husband Don for discovering Mount Waddington, and exploring the area around it via the Franklin River and the Homathko River.

Awarded the Order of Canada in 1972 for her work with the Girl Guides of Canada and St. John's Ambulance as well as for her mountaineering career.

 

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Canada 1998, Phyllis B. Munday.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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