Lisha Qavavouq

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Lisha Qavavouq was born in 1946. His testimony includes information on the relocation of his family from Cape Dorset to Arctic Bay (Ikpiarjuk) in 1936. He recalls being told as a child by his father and uncle that people were not paid, thanked or sent back to their home communities as promised, and that some people eventually died prematurely from homesickness.