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Emelda Chisholm 
Image  1914-1918  Emelda in nursing uniform; she served as a military nurse during both world wars for the United States
Oakville Museum
Nancy Hart in W.R.C.N.S 
Image  c. 1939-1945  Nancy Hart in military uniform of the Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service
Oakville Museum
Newspaper article "Five Sons in Khaki:" Frank McCranney, John McCranney, Ross McCranney, Thomas McCranney, and William McCranney 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Frank McCraney and Thomas McCraney were privates with the First Canadian Light Infantry; John McCraney, Ross McCraney, and William McCraney were privates with the Canadian Infantry.
Oakville Museum
John Oliver Hart in uniform 
Image  1939-1945  John Oliver Hart in uniform (Navy) Print - Do Not Write Name Hart, John Oliver Address Box 622 Oakville City Ontario Canada Parents' Name Mrs. H.C. Mathews Local Newspaper Trinity College School Port Hope Ontario Canada Photo by HALL GENTRY STUDIOS
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Leonard Bradford 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Lieutenant. Served overseas during World War I. Married Gertrude Winter in England in 1919, and returned with her to live in Oakville.
Oakville Museum
O.L. Calverley 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Lieutenant with the Royal Air Force. Killed in World War I.
Oakville Museum
George Brock Chisholm 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Lieutenant with the 15th Battalion, 1st Canadian Division. Served as machine gunner during World War I.
Oakville Museum
Frank Herbert Chisholm, Sr. 
ImageComments:  c. 1914-1918  Served during World War I.
Oakville Museum
James McCraney Chisholm, Sr. 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Served during World War I.
Oakville Museum
John Cramp 
ImageComments:  c. 1914-1918  Enlisted with the 7th Battalion Canadian Infantry in Vancouver on August 1th, 1914, and went over with the first contingent. Cramp died of pneumonia at #14 General Hospital, England, on October 27, 1918. He had been engaged to marry Kate Leaver of Oakville.
Oakville Museum
Albert Dudley Hitchcox 
ImageComments:  c. 1914-1918 
Oakville Museum
James Byron Kelley 
Image  1917  Initially with the Royal Air Force, Kelley later transferred to the Medical Corps and worked overseas as an x-ray equipment operator until the end of World War I. Notes accompanying photographs of James Byron Kelley contributed by his brother, Roy Kelley, are as follows: "James Byron Kelley...
Oakville Museum
Charles Kerr 
Image  c. 1914-1918  Lieutenant with the 18th Battalion "A" Company, C.E.F. Enlisted at Welland, Ontario, in August 1914. Following the war, returned to Oakville to 'remarry' Grace Freestone, with whom he had secretly wed before going to war.
Oakville Museum
Clare Laing
 
Image  c. 1914-1918  With the Royal Flying Corps (Leaside), 1917-1918.
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George Carman Atkins
 
ImageComments:  c. 1939-1943  Leading Aircraftman (pilot) with #11 Service Flying Training School, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. Killed October 15, 1943, at the age of 19. George is buried in St. Jude's Cemetery, Oakville, Ontario. He is commemorated on the Oakville Trafalgar High School 1939-1945 Honour Roll.
Oakville Museum
Peter Barnicke
 
ImageComments:  c. 1939-1944  Pilot Officer (air gunner) with #138 Squadron. Killed in action November 9, 1944, at the age of 19. Peter has no known grave; his name is inscribed on the Runnymede War Memorial, Englefield Green, Egham, Surrey, England. He is commemorated on the Oakville Trafalgar High School 1939-1945 Honour...
Oakville Museum
Charles Lorne Bray
 
ImageComments:  c. 1939-1944  Flight Sergeant (pilot) with #103 Squadron. Killed in action April 25, 1942, at the age of 21. Charles has no known grave; his name is inscribed on the Runnymede War Memorial, Englefield Green, Egham, Surrey, England. He is commemorated on the Oakville Trafalgar High School 1939-1945 Honour Roll.
Oakville Museum
Nat. Buchanan
 
ImageComments:  c. 1939-1945  Cadet killed in World War II. He is commemorated on the Oakville Trafalgar High School 1939-1945 Honour Roll.
Oakville Museum
Roland Montgomery Bull
 
ImageComments:  c. 1939-1943  Flying Officer (observer) with #410 Cougar Squadron. Killed in action April 10, 1943, at the age of 24. Roland is buried in the General Cemetery at Ijlst, Friesland, Holland. He is commemorated on the Oakville Trafalgar High School 1939-1945 Honour Roll.
Oakville Museum
Robert and Evelyn Callingham, 1942 
Image  1942  Robert Callingham was the grandson of Mrs. Robert Hunter of Oakville. Donated by Oakville Historical Society.
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Oakville at War


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