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History16 April 2021

Normand Cherry (JUNE 2, 1938 - APRIL 11, 2021) A great defender of workers in the Quebec aerospace industry has passed away

It is with regret and sadness that we announce the death of our brother Normand Cherry, at the age of 82. A man of conviction and in solidarity with his fellow Machinists, he left his mark on the history of Local 712, the labour movement, politics and the economy of Quebec. He joined Canadair as a machinist in 1954 and was President and General Manager of IAMAW Local Lodge 712 from 1969 to 1989.... Read the article »