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Elgin County Museum Press Releases

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2014-2015
Storage Location
Box 270, File 11
M3 S1 Sh2 B2 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 270, File 11
M3 S1 Sh2 B2 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2014-2015
Scope and Content
Press release (April 9, 2014) and poster: "4th Annual Vimy Lecture presented in honour of Victoria Cross recipient Lance-Sgt. Ellis Wellwood Sifton; 1914-2014: What Do We Remember? ; Prof. Jonathan Vance, Professor in the Department of History at Western University, April 9, 2014, Elgin County Museum".
-"Memory keeper: Jonathan Vance, a leading First World War historian, has Vimy Ridge in his DNA: His grandfather fought there. As Wednesday's 97th anniversary of Canada's defining battle hears, the Western University professor reflects on the challenge of keeping alive the memory of a war fought 100 years ago", St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 8, 2014.
Press release (May 30, 2014): "Museum Previews Jumbo Artifacts Heading to Boston".
Press release (January 27, 2015): "Arrow Lands at Elgin County Museum".
Name Access
Elgin County Museum
Sifton, Ellis Wellwood
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War

Ian Cameron's University Certificate of Middle School Standing and Junior Matriculation Pass Examination, January 8, 1917. Also, a letter from Will McLean. Decmeber 26, 1917. Also, a letter from Hugh Cameron, April 14, 1964.

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1964
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1964
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Ian Cameron’s University Certificate of Middle School Standing and Junior Matriculation Pass Examination, January 8, 1917. Also, a letter from Will McLean. Decmeber 26, 1917, to say that he was sorry to hear that Ian Cameron was lost overseas while on duty in the First World War. Also, a letter from Hugh Cameron, describing why he is sending the certificates, April 14, 1964.
Name Access
Ian D. Cameron
Subject Access
Schools
First World War

Thames Valley Red Cross Society

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3 10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3 10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Series
Clachan Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs included in the Clachan Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume One, page 10:
Unidentified individuals, possibly associated with the Thames Valley Red Cross or the Clachan W.I., ca. 1916 [10a];
Members of the Thames Valley Red Cross during the First World War. First row, left to right: Marybell Purcell, Mrs. Phillip Kearns, Minnie Campbell, and Mabel Patton. Second row, left to right: Mrs. Dougal Purcell, Mrs. Hillman, Annie Taylor, Fern Webster, Mrs. John Doyle (in the doorway), Mrs. Alex McIntyre, Mrs. John McIntyre, unidentified, Cecilia Doyle, Ella McIntyre (Webster), Eva King, Mrs. Will Smith, Emma Leitch, Mrs. Alex Cambell (Charlie's mother), and Mrs. Dan Patterson.
Source Information: http://www.elgincounty.ca/ElginCounty/CulturalServices/Archives/tweedsmuir/Clachan/Clachan%20Vol%201.pdf
Name Access
Clachan Women's Institute
Clachan (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
First World War
Images

Thames Valley Red Cross Society

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Series
Clachan Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of members of the Thames Valley Red Cross during the First World War, included in the Clachan Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume One, page 11. First row, left to right: Marybell Purcell, Mrs. Phillip Kearns, Minnie Campbell, and Mabel Patton. Second row, left to right: Mrs. Dougal Purcell, Mrs. Hillman, Annie Taylor, Fern Webster, Mrs. John Doyle (in the doorway), Mrs. Alex McIntyre, Mrs. John McIntyre, unidentified, Cecilia Doyle, Ella McIntyre (Webster), Eva King, Mrs. Will Smith, Emma Leitch, Mrs. Alex Cambell (Charlie's mother), and Mrs. Dan Patterson.
Source Information: http://www.elgincounty.ca/ElginCounty/CulturalServices/Archives/tweedsmuir/Clachan/Clachan%20Vol%201.pdf
Name Access
Clachan Women's Institute
Clachan (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
First World War
Images

First World War Soldier - Alexander Gibb Campbell

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Location
R13 S2 Sh2 B1 F2 52
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R13 S2 Sh2 B1 F2 52
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Series
Clachan Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs included in the Clachan Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Three, page 52:
Alexander Gibb Campbell (Regimental Number: 193283), born May 11, 1897 in Rodney, enlisted on August 23, 1915. Campbell served at the Battle of the Somme, where he was shot three times, and later in the spring offensive at Passchendaele. He was discharged on May 10, 1919, and later married and had two children. He passed away on June 24, 1980 at the age of 83 [52a];
The R.M.S. Empress of Britain, on which Campbell sailed for England, leaving Toronto on May 17, 1916 and arriving in England on May 31, 1916 [52b];
See also: Library and Archives Canada, Soldiers of the First World War - http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=83827
Source Information: http://www.elgincounty.ca/ElginCounty/CulturalServices/Archives/tweedsmuir/Clachan/Clachan%20Vol%203.pdf
Name Access
Clachan Women's Institute
Clachan (Ont.)
Rodney (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Tweedsmuir Histories
Images

Ed Cock, ca. 1916

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elda Mae Patterson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2003-18
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elda Mae Patterson fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2003-18
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1916
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14.5 x 8.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing uniformed First World War soldier Ed Cock, posing in the doorway of a railway car, presumably at the time of his deployment for overseas service, possibly as part of the 91st Battalion, St. Thomas deployment on June 25, 1916. Cock was Elda Mae Horton Patterson's uncle. The women shown posing with Cock are identified as Annie Cock, left, Cock's sister; and Cock's wife Winnie Kendall Cock, right. The only soldier identified in Library and Archives Canada's database of Canadian Expeditionary Force attestation papers is Lieutenant Albert Edward Cock, 99th Battalion, born April 14, 1886: http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=107594.
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
91st Battalion
First World War
Images

Elgin County Museum

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
2011
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 188
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 189
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 190
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 188
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 189
R7 S5 Sh1 B1 F3 190
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
2011
Series
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
4 photographs : col.
Scope and Content
Four colour photographs of a visit by the Wallacetown W.I. and their husbands to the Elgin County Museum on October 6, 2011 to see the Elgin County Industry exhibit, included in the Wallacetown Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Nine, pages 188 to 190:
Don Lackey, left, and Mike Baker, curator of the Elgin County Museum, holding a flour sack that was used to send flower to Belgium during the First World War [188a];
Pat Waite, left, and Bill McLandress with a Black Hawk corn sheller, ca. 1900, made by Erie Iron Woks [188b];
A display of wheat from Wheat Flour Mills, Dutton [189];
Mary Gillet with the Black Hawk corn sheller [190];
All photographs taken by Helen Van Brenk.
Name Access
Wallacetown Women's Institute
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Elgin County Museum
Subject Access
Business and Industry
First World War
Tweedsmuir Histories
Images

Georgina Jackson

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1915
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F1 9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F1 9
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1915
Series
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs of Georgina Jackson, the daughter of Dr. George H. and Mrs. Jackson, ca. 1915, included in the South Yarmouth Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Two, page 9:
Georgina waving to the 91st Battalion as they march past her home on their way to Port Stanley [9a];
Georgina and her friend, Margaret Pearce, taking bales down to the Traction Line Station, Union, packed for shipment overseas during the First World War [9b].
Name Access
South Yarmouth Women's Institute
Yarmouth (Ont.: Township)
Union (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
First World War
Images

Newspaper Clippings Relating To The First World War, 1915-1919.

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1915-1919
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1915-1919
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This File Contains:
The St. Thomas Daily Times, September 26, 1915: “Great British and French Victories in Northern France”.
Newspaper photograph and caption: “Men who enlisted at St. Thomas for Oversea Contingent”, ca. 1915 (part of photograph and caption missing).
Newspaper photograph and caption: “The Departure of the Ninety-First Battalion”, ca. 1915. The photograph shows the scene on the platform on the south side of the MCR station after the soldiers had taken their places on the train.
Article: “’Well Done, Ninety-First’ says Gen. Sir Sam Hughes; England in two weeks: Final inspection of Elgin Battalion take place in London, and men are now making preparations to start on trip to old country; Battalion makes quick trip to London and back”, ca. 1915.
“Extra”, the newsletter of the Rathbone Lodge, July 19, 1916.
A scrapbook containing the following issues of The Globe newspaper: May 7, 1919; May 8, 1919; May 9, 1919. . All issues relate to the First World War.
Subject Access
First World War

Departure of 91st Battalion from Barracks

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 4 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 4 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Scope and Content
Departure of 91st Battalion from its barracks near the Wilson Avenue Armoury, St. Thomas, enroute to the Michigan Central Railway Station for transport to Halifax, Nova Scotia and eventual deployment as part of the C.E.F., First World War, June 25, 1916.
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
First World War
Departure of the 91st Battalion from St. Thomas, June 25, 1916
Military
Images

91st Battalion Flag Raising Ceremony

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 3 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 3 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
91st Battalion flag raising ceremony near the Wilson Avenue Armoury, St. Thomas, ca. 1916. Thomas Brothers broom factory is visible in the background.
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Images

91st Battalion Marching on Talbot Street, St. Thomas

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 1 of 14)
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 1 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
91st Battalion marching on Talbot Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1916. View is looking northwest from White Street.
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 29 (Hiawatha to Mondamin).
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
First World War
Military
URL Notes
For contemporary view see Google Street View, accessed August 21, 2014.
Images
Websites / Street View

Unidentified Military Camp

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 7 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 7 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
An unidentified military camp, ca. 1916.
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Images

Military Exercise

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 8 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 8 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
A military exercise in an unidentified location, ca. 1916.
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Images

Departure of 91st Battalion from Barracks

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 9 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 9 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Scope and Content
Departure of 91st Battalion from its barracks at the north end of the woodenware factory, near the Wilson Avenue Armoury, St. Thomas, enroute to the Michigan Central Railway Station for transport to Halifax, Nova Scotia and eventual deployment as part of the C.E.F., First World War, June 25, 1916.
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Departure of the 91st Battalion from St. Thomas, June 25, 1916
Images

Unidentified Military Camp

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 11 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 11 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
An unidentified military camp, ca. 1916.
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Images

Unidentified Military Camp

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives130889
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 13 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 13 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Scope and Content
An unidentified military camp, ca. 1916.
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Images

Departure of 91st Battalion from Barracks

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives130890
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 12 of 14)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95496 (Negative 12 of 14)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Scope and Content
Members of the 91st Battalion CEF (Elgin’s Own) assemble near their barracks (the former Thomas Brothers woodenware factory behind the Wilson Avenue Armoury), June 25, 1916. They are about to march to the Michigan Central station (today’s CASO station) where they will board a train for Halifax.
Name Access
91st Battalion
Subject Access
First World War
Military
Departure of the 91st Battalion from St. Thomas, June 25, 1916
Images

91st Battalion Marching on Talbot Street, St. Thomas

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95503
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 145, Envelope 95503
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Scope and Content
91st Battalion marching east on Talbot Street, St. Thomas, June 25, 1916. View is looking northwest from White Street. Businesses visible on the north side of Talbot Street include R.H. and J. Dowler Ltd., clothiers, 489-491; R.H. Beattie, baker and confectioner, 515-517 (at street level in three-storey building with date stone reading "Central Block 1882"); P.R. Williams & Son, undertakers, 519; the Princess Theatre, 525; Porter & Nelson, jewelers, 527; Sandham & Roberts, electrical contractors, 531, "Everything Electrical" sign; William Barrett, barber, 533; Ranson A. Robins, cigars and billiards, 535. The Columbia Hotel on the northwest corner of Talbot and Mondamin Streets, 537-539, is just out of view to the right.
A small Japanese imperial flag is visible in a seond floor window above the Princess Theatre. It appears to be the ensign of the Imperial Japanese Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force which was in use from 1889-1945 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Japanese_flags)
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 29 (Hiawatha to Mondamin).
Name Access
91st Battalion
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Military
URL Notes
For contemporary view see Google Street View, accessed August 21, 2014.
Images
Websites / Street View

First World War Soldier - Pte. Garfield Edwin Page

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Paynes Mills Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2004-08
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh2 B1 F1 248
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Paynes Mills Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2004-08
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh2 B1 F1 248
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of First World War Soldier Pte. Garfield Edwin Page (Regimental Number 190150), included in the Paynes Mills Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, page 248. Pte. Page was born on January 27, 1897 and enlisted in March, 1916 with the 91st Battalion in St. Thomas at the age of 19. He left for England in June, 1916 and was transferred to the 38th Battalion. Page was involved in battle at Belgium, the Somme, Vimy Ridge, and Passchendaele. He was wounded on October 31, 1917 and returned to Canada in October, 1918. He was honourably discharged in February, 1920.
See also, "Soldiers of the First World War: 1914-1918", Library and Archives Canada: http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=552880
Name Access
Paynes Mills Women's Institute
Paynes Mills (Ont.)
91st Battalion
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
Women's Institutes
First World War
Images

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