Elgin County Archives and Museum

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