|MLA for Vancouver-Little Mountain|
Serving with Grace McCarthy
|Preceded by||Evan Maurice Wolfe|
|Succeeded by||Tom Perry|
Vancouver, British Columbia
|Died||August 11, 1992|
|Political party||Social Credit|
Doug Mowat (1929 - August 11, 1992) was a Canadian politician, who served as a Social Credit Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia from 1983 to 1991, representing the riding of Vancouver-Little Mountain. A quadriplegic following an accident playing rugby at age 17, Mowat was the first wheelchair user elected to a legislature in Canada.
A founding member of the BC Paraplegic Association, he was the organization's executive director from 1962 until his death. He first entered elected politics as a Vancouver Parks Board commissioner, and subsequently was elected to the legislature in 1983.
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