|Born||25 January 1881|
Riverside-Albert, New Brunswick, Canada
|Died||21 October 1957 76) (aged|
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
True Haviland Oliver – 21 October 1957) was a Canadian sports shooter. He competed in the team clay pigeon event at the 1920 Summer Olympics.(25 January 1881
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