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A Gallery of murdered Indian residential school children and survivors

A Gallery of murdered Indian residential school children and survivors
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Children murdered at the Lejac Catholic Indian school, January 2, 1937: 

Allen Willie, Andrew Paul, Maurice Justin

“The manner of their death clearly indicated homicide. The boys were forced to stand in the sub-zero snow in their shorts and shirts as punishment. They were all dead by morning. I cannot in good conscience issue a report saying that they died of natural causes.” – Dr. C.W. Pitts to Indian Agent R.H. Moore, January 4, 1937

“Our inquest showed that the boys were not subjected to ill treatment but ran away to spend holidays with their families. No blame is attached to the school.”  – Dr. C.W. Pitts to Agent Moore, January 6, 1937
 

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Vicky Stewart, age nine, beaten to death by staffer Ann Knizky 

at the United Church’s Edmonton ‘Indian Residential School’

April 9, 1958

“I saw that evil woman Knizky hit Vicky on the head with a two by four. She died during the night, but they said she died of TB when she didn’t have it. The church killed my little sister and got away with it.” – Berle Stewart, May 9, 2007