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1. 4 lapel pins

Elgin County Museum
a) woman worker munitions bd. Canada- bronze b) munitions service Canada red, blue, white c) women's war work Canada, white with red cross, round d)1st Canadian dw, Lest We Forget- brass, round
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2. Citation

Elgin County Museum
World War 2 Navy Citation

3. Gas mask

Elgin County Museum
Gas mask from World War 2, 1941

4. Leaflet - Transcript

Aylmer - Malahide Museum and Archives
2003-002-0033
Canada's War Record - Sept 10, 1939 to Sept 10, 1942 - white with red & blue print
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5. Locomotive Photograph Collection

Elgin County Railway Museum
2011.2.16
Collection of photographs of locomotives, primarily New York Central, some in St. Thomas. Some numbers include: 5371, 8411 (formerly 499, at the Victoria Roundhouse in 1917 with John Lane, forman in the cab), 429 (MCR, later 8137, leaving St. Thomas for Buffalo, 1905), 5363 (Buffalo, NY, Jan. 10, 1948), 5364 (at the ball, St. Thomas), 2049 Mikado (at Black Rock, NY), 6029 (diesel), 880 (later 1290 local at Oil Springs, St. Clair Branch, May 24, 1946, MCR "A" (east of roundhouse, St Thomas), 3807 (Baldwin diesel at Comber), 8429 (St. Thomas, 1919, 1194 (at Comber, 1957), 8424 (at St. Thomas yard, east end, 1913, Walter Metter, engineer), 2022 (at Comber), 2016 (at Comber), 4007 (first passenger diesel at round house, Windsor), 8181 (MCRR, St. Thomas, 1906), 8590 and 8542? (MCRR St. Thomas, 1909), 443 (later 8131 (at Amherstburg, Oct. 31, 1926), 5426 (Empire State Express, near Hudson, N.Y., 1946), 7551 (backing out of north side of freight house, St. Thomas, 1956), 4392 (Buffalo, April 27 1940, used in Buffalo-Toronto service TH&B), 6029 (diesel, Roy Olson centre, in front of New York Central Station, St. Thomas), 8858 (1913), 4022 (at Fort Erie, 1948, "Snowball" Turville, fireman and L. Anderson, engineer), 7505 (diesel), 1047 (Victoria roundhouse), 4071 (diesel), 8591, 6995, 8429 (MCR Station, St. Thomas, 1130 (MCR 7611), 4071 (diesel), 8403 (June, 1925, bedecked with flags), 2016 (Comber, March 10, 1954, local east bound, Bob Ray, engineer), 4001 (diesel), 441 or 8128 (MCRR east St. Thomas, 1905 or 1906 taken from bridge), 8419 (MCRR leaving St. Thomas with Sammy Ingram, switch tender), 7950 (later 2050, Niles, Michigan, 1922), 2886 (1929, served on the Canada Southern Division during the Second World War), (Pere Marquette locomotive on NYC tracks west bound at Springfield, Ontario, Feb. 1945), (L&PS locomotive in Port Stanly, 1952), 8427 (Exchange Street depot, Buffalo, 1913, fireman S. Keillor), 4044 (diesel, St. Thomas, Clark Roberts' last trip), 7853 (Montrose, Ontario, with Engineer Bob McCutcheon, Bob Birmingham, Joe Undershill, Joe McLeod), 5211 (brewery skeleton in background, with edge of freight house, engineer Ed Long), 8402 (engineer Bill Parker, fireman J. Goeden), 1216 (Jan. 1963), 7952, 8400 (at St, Thomas MCRR station, June 1925, firemen's excursion Detroit - Niagara Falls), ("bullet" steam locomotive), 2018 (at Comber, Feb. 13, 1947), 7546 (at Windham station), 8400 (St. Thomas, June 1925), 173 (Engelwood, Illinois, 1949), 176 (Nickel Plate Road), 805, 374, 197 (in a large city), 8874, 374 (CPR), 169, "General", 5567 (CNR, Fort Erie, 1954, a high stacked Pacific), 6404 ("Bullet" steam locomotive, Fort Erie, 1954), 2344 (CNR, Black Rock, N.Y., 1951), 562 (Wabash, 1946), 1397, (St. Thomas yards), 89 (C&O, 1939, Athens, Ohio), 44 (diesel passenger, Comber, 1954), 1194 (Comber, Ontario), New York Central 7506 steeple cab / electric locomotive, New York Central 7506 steeple cab / electric locomotive with passenger cars in the background, New York Central RDC / Bud car Mackinac City Sept.1962, General, 8590 (Victoria Yard, Engineer Fred Oakes, Fireman Albert Waters), 8405 (working model of NYC K-3 Class locomotive made by Alfred Walker, 137 McKay Ave., Windsor), 200, NYC 880 (July 1937), 8552 (built by Lima Locomotive Works, Lima, Ohio, permanently transferred to Canada Southern Division from Michigan, Dec. 1919, renumbered in 1936 from 8902), 2659 (Canadian Pacific entering Black Rock Station), NYC 5338, 5200 (between Niagara Falls and Tonawanda, NY, Aug. 28, 1940, Engineer Geo Murray, Fireman Bob Ray), CNR 6306 (Fort Erie, 1950), NYC 5407 (Gordenville, NY, July 26, 1953), CN 788, NYC 1395, CN 83 (with tower in background), CN 3494 (Fort Erie, June 12, 1954), NYC 4547 (Selkirk, Oct. 1949), 6032 (Black Rock International Bridge, Feb. 20, 1954), NYC 5318, NYC 5214 (Gardenville, N.Y., July 26, 1953), Grand Trunk Western 7524, CNR 5281 (Oshawa, Dec. 24, 1938), CN 80, CN 5560 (St. Catharines, July 4, 1953), CN 788, Grand Trunk 7529 (Black Rock, N.Y.), CN 6301 (Fort Erie, July 3, 1954), CN 5567 (Fort Erie, Sept. 5, 1953), CN 6403 (diesel, Black Rock, N.Y., March 7, 1953, Hockey Special), The Champion (Speedy New York-Florida Streamliner, diesel, The Orange Blossom (Special diesel-electric train going through orange groves in Florida, 1001 Florida East Coast Railway Streamliner, Wawa Central (at iron mine on Algoma Eastern R.R.), (Bob Ray in front of locomotive, 1942), NYC 1664 (diesel with Robert Ray, Waterford, 1954), NYC 999 in front of Michigan Central Station (St. Thomas 1961), Pere Marquette Engine 801 (Chatham) with conductor, locomotive engineer and other staff; 6 snapshots of NYC 4037 diesel locomotive August, 1951 (with staff - could be a retirement party and possibly the St. Thomas yards; steam locomotive 86 at the Western Fair in London; Grand Trunk Pacific locomotive 1, Prince George, B.C.

6. Newspaper

Port Burwell Marine Museum
988.22.17
Two newspapers from the beginning of world war two, a and c. London Free Press, London Ontario Sept. 3, 1939, Headline 'War Declared', b and d. May 7, 1945, headline 'Germany Surrenders War Ends in Europe'

7. pattern book

Elgin County Museum
010.012.003
'Red Cross Knitting Instructions for War Work, 1941'

8. Photograph

Aylmer - Malahide Museum and Archives
X2016-001-0002
copy of b/w photo of man in WWII uniform mounted on cardstock; photo of Art Houston
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9. Photograph

Aylmer - Malahide Museum and Archives
2015-030-0087
b/w photo of VE Day parade; two trucks visible, each draped with Union Jack; men on first truck appear to be in some kind of uniform
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10. Photograph

Aylmer - Malahide Museum and Archives
2015-030-0088
b/w photo of VE Day parade; Union Jack in foreground; procession of Scouts
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