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  • William Grammell
    Imagecomment       Sergeant in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Served as a tailor a the #1 Equipment Deport in Toronto. During World War I, Grammell served as a Corporal in the 15th London Regiment (British Army) from 1914 to 1918, and was twice wounded.
    Imagecomment     Sergeant in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Served as a tailor a the #1 Equipment Deport in Toronto. During World War I, Grammell served as a Corporal in the 15th ...
    Oakville Museum
  • Roy Kelley
    Image       .... Photo taken in England, 1943....
    Image     .... Photo taken in England, 1943....
    Oakville Museum
  • Personal Message from General B.L. Montgomery, General, Eighth Army, to all troops, Sicily, September 1943.
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  • Newspaper article: "Flying Officer Farr Navigator, Is Missing"
    Image       .... He was killed in action October 23, 1943, at the age of 28. Harry has...
    Image     .... He was killed in action October 23, 1943, at the age of 28. Harry has...
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  • Notification of Selection for Appointment to Commissioned Ranks for Ken Chambers
    Image       Ken Chambers was a Flying Officer with the Royal Canadian Air Force. He served initially as a mechanic then as a pilot, from 1940 to 1945....
    Image     Ken Chambers was a Flying Officer with the Royal Canadian Air Force. He served initially as a mechanic then as a pilot, from 1940 to 1945....
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  • Alvin and Irene Bumby on their wedding day in England, March 16, 1943
    Image       Alvin Bumby joined the Royal Canadian Signal Corps in Hamilton the first week after war broke out in 1939, and was overseas from 1939-1946. Irene Bumby worked "on relief" as a registered nurse in England from 1939-1944 and moved to Canada as a war bride in 1946....
    Image     Alvin Bumby joined the Royal Canadian Signal Corps in Hamilton the first week after war broke out in 1939, and was overseas from 1939-1946. Irene Bumby worked "on relief" as ...
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  • Newspaper clipping: Alvin and Irene Bumby's wedding announcement c. March 1943.
    Image       Alvin Bumby joined the Royal Canadian Signal Corps in Hamilton the first week after war broke out in 1939, and was overseas from 1939-1946. Irene Bumby worked "on relief" as a registered nurse in England from 1939-1944 and moved to Canada as a war bride in 1946....
    Image     Alvin Bumby joined the Royal Canadian Signal Corps in Hamilton the first week after war broke out in 1939, and was overseas from 1939-1946. Irene Bumby worked "on relief" as ...
    Oakville Museum
  • Military training for soldiers at Petawawa, Ontario, before being sent overseas
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  • Canadian soldiers in camp during advanced training before going overseas, Petawawa, Ontario, c. 1943.
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  • Royal Canadian Artillery personnel fire a 25-pounder at enemy positions in Nissoria, Sicily, 1943. Gunner Jim Gibb is centre right of the gun.
    Image       ... in Italy 1943-1945. Photo is also in photo collection of Library and Archives...
    Image     ... in Italy 1943-1945. Photo is also in photo collection of Library and Archives...
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  • Lt. Roy Kelley (far left), Royal Guard Commander for the Faisal brothers' visit to England from Saudi Arabia, 1943
    Image       Sergeant Harry Heath of Oakville is on the far right....
    Image     Sergeant Harry Heath of Oakville is on the far right....
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  • Lieutenants Donald Leaver (right) and Arthur Kemp (left) with the Lorne Scots, in England, 1943.
    Image       Arthur Kemp, from Burlington, became the Honorary Colonel, Lorne Scots. Donald Elmore Leaver served as infantry reinforcment officer. He joined the Algonquin Regiment and fought as a platoon commander in France, Belgium, and Holland. He was wounded in Holland in 1944. ...
    Image     Arthur Kemp, from Burlington, became the Honorary Colonel, Lorne Scots. Donald Elmore Leaver served as infantry reinforcment officer. He joined the Algonquin Regiment and fought as a platoon commander in ...
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  • Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guard parade on Allan Street c. 1943
    Image       The Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guard was formed in June 1940 under the command of Major James A. Gairdner. The uniforms were paid for by subscription and comprised crimson berets, khaki jackets, and purple armbands. Enrolment was enthusiastic with an estimated 500 men signing on in a two-hour period, the Toronto Daily ...
    Image     The Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guard was formed in June 1940 under the command of Major James A. Gairdner. The uniforms were paid for by subscription and comprised crimson berets, khaki jackets, ...
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  • Canadian Women's Army Corps marching in a Victory Loan Parade, 2 May 1943, Montreal.
    Image       Corporal Joy Dunham (later Sergeant Smith), CWAC, participated in the parade....
    Image     Corporal Joy Dunham (later Sergeant Smith), CWAC, participated in the parade....
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  • William and Margaret Sinclair on their wedding day in Surrey, England, 1943
    Image       The Sinclairs met in Surrey, England, during the war, and married there. Margaret came to live in Canada in May 1946 after William returned home from the war in January 1946.
    Image     The Sinclairs met in Surrey, England, during the war, and married there. Margaret came to live in Canada in May 1946 after William returned home from the war in January ...
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  • Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guards parade on Colborne Street c. 1943
    Image       The Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guard was formed in June 1940 under the command of Major James A. Gairdner. The uniforms were paid for by subscription and comprised crimson berets, khaki jackets, and purple armbands. Enrolment was enthusiastic with an estimated 500 men signing on in a two-hour period, the Toronto Daily ...
    Image     The Oakville-Trafalgar Civil Guard was formed in June 1940 under the command of Major James A. Gairdner. The uniforms were paid for by subscription and comprised crimson berets, khaki jackets, ...
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  • Joy (Dunham) Smith
    Image       Corporal Dunham later became Sergeant Smith after her marriage in 1944 to Geoffrey Smith in Halifax. She served with the Canadian Women's Army Corps in Quebec and Newfoundland.
    Image     Corporal Dunham later became Sergeant Smith after her marriage in 1944 to Geoffrey Smith in Halifax. She served with the Canadian Women's Army Corps in Quebec and Newfoundland.
    Oakville Museum
  • The Threshing Gang
    Image       George C.F. Lyon and his threshing gang.
    Image     George C.F. Lyon and his threshing gang.
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Equipment on the Lyon Farm
    Image       The farm equipment of George C.F. Lyon.
    Image     The farm equipment of George C.F. Lyon.
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Trafalgar Circuit Dramatic Society, March 26, 1943 Play Bill
    Image       ... in 1943. Rev. Lovering ministered at Sheridan United Church for 12 years...
    Image     ... in 1943. Rev. Lovering ministered at Sheridan United Church for 12 years...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
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