Ginette Leroux

Ginette Leroux was a stenographer working in the Central Processing Office for the Department of Manpower and Immigration in the early 1970’s. In 1972, Leroux along with her coworkers Jolène Beaupré and Mary-Ellen Hempel travelled to Kampala, Uganda to assist the Department of Immigration in typing the thousands of visas for the Ugandan Asians who were being expelled under Idi Amin’s rule.

Interview Recording: 

Interview Date: 

October 16, 2014

Transcript: