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Canada Yukon Territory


On 15 October 1963 a Latter-day Saint branch (a small congregation) was created in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. Meetings were held in rented quarters with 35 members. The branch now has a Church building of its own.

A highlight in branch history came in 1968 when a prominent Church leader, Elder LeGrand Richards, visited and witnessed the baptism of four people




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