Malcolm Allan Turner was born on June 12, 1911 in Sherbrooke, QC. He attended Sherbrooke High School and participated in many sports (Basketball, Rugby and Track). At Bishop's he completed a BA in 1933 and an MA degree in 1934. He was a member of the 1929-30 Provincial Intermediate City League Basketball Champions and as a student was the Basketball Head Coach in 1931 and 1932. Following Bishop's he taught in Danville, Shawinigan, Rouyn-Noranda and La Tuque.. He moved to Notre Dame de Grace in Montreal in 1943 and taught at Westmount Junior High School and Westmount High School. He retired in 1968 as Head of the Mathematics Department. After living in Beaconsfield most of his teaching days, he then moved to Celista, BC and taught French at North Shuswap Elementary School for two years. His hobbies were fishing, photography and playing the organ. In 1941 he married Kathleen Helen Lyon from Ayer's Cliff and was married for sixty years.