August Commanda remembered for his skills as a bushman, trapper, fisherman, hunter


Pikwakanagan – When August Commanda passed away recently, he took with him a vast knowledge and passion for all things related to the land and forests.

He on October 30 at age 89 but his reputation as one of the most skilled bushmen, trapper, hunter and fishermen will long be remembered.

He was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2018 just prior to the passing of his wife, Shirley, but continued to live life to the fullest until May 2021 when doctors noticed some changes. He underwent treatment...

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