July 4, 1946 (20th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

Mr. CLAXTOX: (Minister of National Health and Welfare)

Liberal

1. (a) Ian Eisenhardt, national director of physical fitness; S. B. Carey, technical assistant to the national director of physical fitness; (b) Nil.
2. Ian Eisenhardt-
1940- 41-Enlisted in the Canadian army; served on Pacific coast; commissioned as second lieutenant, First Battalion Irish Fusiliers, Vancouver Regiment; promoted to first lieutenant.
1942- 43-Promoted to acting captain; seconded to National Selective Service and placed in charge of developing wartime sports and recreation in Canada for war workers and their families.
1943- 44-Canadian army sports officer, National Defence Headquarters, Ottawa with rank of acting major.
June 1944-Granted indefinite leave of absence to assume the post of national director of physical fitness, Department of Pensions and National Health.
5. B. Carey-
1939-Enlisted in Canadian army chaplain service.
1941- Reposted to ship conducting staff- Atlantic ocean and England.
1942- Reposted as auxiliary services officer, Labrador.
1943- Reposted National Defence headquarters, Ottawa (administrative duties).
Nov. 1943-Assistant to Canadian army sports officer, National Defence headquarters, Ottawa.

Discharged, as from chaplain service, with rank of captain.
3. Salary S5.000. Travelling expenses for 1945-46-S3.749.23.
4. Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick have not yet signed agreements with the dominion government.
fMr. Mcllraith.]

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DEPARTMENT OP NATIONAL HEALTH-PHYSICAL FITNESS BRANCH
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