Who was Captain Vancouver?

Who was Captain Vancouver?

Captain George Vancouver made the list of 150 noteworthy British Columbians, as part of the Canada 150 celebrations. Who was this guy, born in 1757, and crew of Captain James Cook, who changed the West Coast so dramatically?

The Vancouver Sun had published a nice article on him. Enjoy the read on today’s Canada Day! Happy 150th Birthday!

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