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1.
(Thumbnail) Able Seaman Donald McGregor Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Able Seaman Donald McGregor Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs T McGregor of MGrail Avenue ;
  Educated at Simcoe Street School and a graduate of Niagara Falls Collegiate Vocational Institute [NFCVI] ;
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(Thumbnail) Able Seaman Donald Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Able Seaman Donald Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs James Mitchinson of Barker Street ; graduate of SS no 6 Lundy's Lane School Stamford Township and Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; before enlisting was employed at Dominion Chain Company ;
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(Thumbnail) Able Seaman Edgar Holt Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Able Seaman Edgar Holt Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs James V Holt St James Avenue Stamford Centre ;
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4.
(Thumbnail) Able Seaman Vernon Rae Ward Royal Canadian Naval Reserve (image/jpeg)
Title Able Seaman Vernon Rae Ward Royal Canadian Naval Reserve
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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(Thumbnail) Able Seaman Vernon Rae Ward Royal Canadian Naval Reserve - request form to grow a beard (image/jpeg)
Title Able Seaman Vernon Rae Ward Royal Canadian Naval Reserve - request form to grow a beard
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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6.
(Thumbnail) Captain Kenneth Kaye and Signalman R F Wiltshire on active duty in Italy (image/jpeg)
Title Captain Kenneth Kaye and Signalman R F Wiltshire on active duty in Italy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Captain Kaye is the son of Mrs and Mrs Roland Kaye of Culp Street Niagara Falls; Signalman Wiltshire is the son of Mr and Mrs H Wiltshire of Highland Avenue Niagara Falls ;
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7.
(Thumbnail) Clifford Fortier RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title Clifford Fortier RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Employed at the famous Players Seneca Theatre Niagara Falls ;
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8.
(Thumbnail) Corporal D M Johnson (image/jpeg)
Title Corporal D M Johnson
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Reverend and Mrs C S Johnson ;
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9.
(Thumbnail) Corporal Fred Storey Canadian Army (image/jpeg)
Title Corporal Fred Storey Canadian Army
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Resident of Buckley Avenue ;
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10.
(Thumbnail) Corporal Kenneth Douglas Smith 48th Highlanders of the Canadian First Division d. October 4 1943 
 (image/jpeg)
Title Corporal Kenneth Douglas Smith 48th Highlanders of the Canadian First Division d. October 4 1943
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1943
Notes  Son of Ellen Smith ; husband of Edna Maud Smith, of Niagara Falls
  Educated at Barker Street School and a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI]?;
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11.
(Thumbnail) Cpatain Kenneth Kaye Eighth Army (image/jpeg)
Title Cpatain Kenneth Kaye Eighth Army
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Roland Kaye of Culp Street ; Graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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12.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Dauphin (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Dauphin
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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13.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Drumheller (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Drumheller
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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14.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Galt (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Galt
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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15.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Halifax (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Halifax
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Matapedia (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Matapedia
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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17.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Moose Jaw (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Moose Jaw
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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18.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Napanee (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Napanee
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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19.
(Thumbnail) Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Orillia (image/jpeg)
Title Crest of the Canadian corvette HMCS Orillia
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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20.
(Thumbnail) Evan Shafley RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title Evan Shafley RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs E G Shafley Carleton Avenue ; Prior to enlistment worked at Burgess Battery ; a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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21.
(Thumbnail) Flight Sergeant Jack Hunt RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title Flight Sergeant Jack Hunt RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Husband of Lilian of Barker Street ; son of Mr and Mrs Leonard Hunt of High Street ;
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22.
(Thumbnail) Flying Officer Horace Ernest Hubert Overall RAF [Royal Air Force] d. November 6, 1939 - first Niagara Falls casualty of World War II (image/jpeg)
Title Flying Officer Horace Ernest Hubert Overall RAF [Royal Air Force] d. November 6, 1939 - first Niagara Falls casualty of World War II
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Created  1939.
Notes  Son of William Joseph and Annie Sophia Overall of Niagara Falls
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23.
(Thumbnail) Flying Officer Horace Ernest Hubert Overall RAF [Royal Air Force] d. November 6, 1939 - first Niagara Falls casualty of World War II (image/jpeg)
Title Flying Officer Horace Ernest Hubert Overall RAF [Royal Air Force] d. November 6, 1939 - first Niagara Falls casualty of World War II
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Created  1939.
Notes  Son of William Joseph and Annie Sophia Overall of Niagara Falls
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24.
(Thumbnail) Flying Officer Leslie Butt Royal Canadian Air Force (image/jpeg)
Title Flying Officer Leslie Butt Royal Canadian Air Force
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Arthur G Butt, Glenholme Avenue ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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25.
(Thumbnail) Frank Harrod Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Frank Harrod Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Creator  James Photography
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  A graduate of NFCVI [Niagara Falls Collegiate Vocational Institute]
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26.
(Thumbnail) George Rickard Signal Corps of the Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title George Rickard Signal Corps of the Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Creator  Evening Review
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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27.
(Thumbnail) Group photograph of Dieppe veterans on manoeuvres in the Mediterranean during World War II (image/jpeg)
Title Group photograph of Dieppe veterans on manoeuvres in the Mediterranean during World War II
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  August 1943
Description  Leading Seaman Vernon Rae Ward second left back row ; Leading Seaman Norman Mitchinson second left front row ; both of Niagara Falls
  L-R back row: Lieutenant J Koyle, J W Cole of Hamilton, Stoker W Alston of Larkhall Scotland, J Hinchcliffe of Toronto , T Enwright of Hamilton, H M Kirk of Ottawa and A Kirby of Windsor;
Notes  Norman Mitchinson was a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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28.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Argyll Light Infantry (Tank) - Belleville Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Argyll Light Infantry (Tank) - Belleville Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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29.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Canadian Fusiliers City of London Regiment - London Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Canadian Fusiliers City of London Regiment - London Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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30.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Elgin Regiment - St Thomas Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Elgin Regiment - St Thomas Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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31.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Grey and Simcoe Foresters - Owen Sound Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Grey and Simcoe Foresters - Owen Sound Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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32.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment - Trenton Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment - Trenton Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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33.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Highland Light Infantry of Canada - Galt Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Highland Light Infantry of Canada - Galt Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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34.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment - St Catharines Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment - St Catharines Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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35.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Middlesex and Huron Regiment - Strathroy Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Middlesex and Huron Regiment - Strathroy Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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36.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Oxford Rifles - Woodstock Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Oxford Rifles - Woodstock Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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37.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Perth Regiment - Stratford Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Perth Regiment - Stratford Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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38.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Princess of Wales Own Regiment  - Kingston Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Princess of Wales Own Regiment - Kingston Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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39.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Queen's York Rangers 1st American Regiment - Toronto Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Queen's York Rangers 1st American Regiment - Toronto Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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40.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry (Wentworth Regiment) - Hamilton Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry (Wentworth Regiment) - Hamilton Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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41.
(Thumbnail) Insignia of the Royal Regiment of Canda - Toronto Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Insignia of the Royal Regiment of Canda - Toronto Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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42.
(Thumbnail) Joe Shafley Signal Division of the 48th Highlanders (image/jpeg)
Title Joe Shafley Signal Division of the 48th Highlanders
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs E G Shafley Carleton Avenue ; Prior to enlistment worked at Burgess Battery ; a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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43.
(Thumbnail) John W Pool RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title John W Pool RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Formerly a bank teller at the Royal Bank on Queen Street
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44.
(Thumbnail) Judy LaMarsh's Canadian Volunteer Service Medal (image/jpeg)
Title Judy LaMarsh's Canadian Volunteer Service Medal
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  Military medals and insignia.
Seven marching figures are depicted, representing men and women of the army, air force, navy and nursing service; and around the rim, the inscription 1939 CANADA 1945 VOLUNTARY SERVICE VOLONTAIRE.
The reverse shows the coat of arms of Canada.
The Canadian Volunteer Service Medal is granted to persons of any rank in the Naval, Military or Air Forces of Canada who voluntarily served on Active Service and honourably completed eighteen months (540 days) total voluntary service from September 3, 1939 to March 1, 1947.
A silver bar (often called a clasp), a maple leaf at its centre, was awarded for 60 days service outside Canada. A silver maple leaf is worn on the ribbon in undress.
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45.
(Thumbnail) Judy LaMarsh's George VI War Medal 1939-1945 (image/jpeg)
Title Judy LaMarsh's George VI War Medal 1939-1945
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  Military medals and insignia.
The obverse shows the crowned coinage effigy of King George VI, facing left, and the legend GEORGIVS VI D : BR : OMN : REX ET INDIAE IMP :
The reverse device shows a lion standing wanton on the body of a double-headed dragon. The dragons heads are those of an eagle and a dragon to signify the principal occidental and oriental enemies. At the top, just right of centre are the dates 1939/1945 in two lines.
The War Medal was awarded to all full-time personnel of the armed forces and merchant marines for serving for 28 days between 03 September 1939 and 02 September 1945. In the Merchant Navy, the 28 days must have been served at sea.
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46.
(Thumbnail) LAC Beverly Miller RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title LAC Beverly Miller RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Harrison Miller of Corwin Avenue ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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47.
(Thumbnail) Lance Corporal George Eldon Bowman d. August 27 1944 Royal Canadian Infantry Corps Algonquin Regiment (image/jpeg)
Title Lance Corporal George Eldon Bowman d. August 27 1944 Royal Canadian Infantry Corps Algonquin Regiment
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Sister of Mrs W Bridgeman Culp Street
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48.
(Thumbnail) Lance Corporal Nelson S Smith 48th Highlanders of the Canadian First Division (image/jpeg)
Title Lance Corporal Nelson S Smith 48th Highlanders of the Canadian First Division
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Ellen Smith ; husband of Edna Maud Smith, of Niagara Falls
  Educated at Barker Street School and a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; prior to enlisting was employed at North American Cyanamid in Niagara Falls ;
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49.
(Thumbnail) Lance Sergeant Allan John White d. August 21 1944 - Canadian Army  
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's)  
 (image/jpeg)
Title Lance Sergeant Allan John White d. August 21 1944 - Canadian Army Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's)
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Prior to enlistment worked at Niagara Wire Weaving Company ; educated at Simcoe Street School and a graduate of NFCVI
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50.
(Thumbnail) Leading Seaman Charles Rose Royal Canadian Naval Reserve of Chippawa (image/jpeg)
Title Leading Seaman Charles Rose Royal Canadian Naval Reserve of Chippawa
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Educated at Chippawa Public School and a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; prior to enlisting was employed at the Norton factory in Chippawa as a clerk ;
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51.
(Thumbnail) Leading Stoker  R Stoner Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Leading Stoker R Stoner Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Description  Dog in photograph was known as "Salty" and was the mascot of the Louisburg a Canadian corvette ;
Notes  Prior to service was a ticket agent at the Whirlpool Rapids Bridge ; resident of Welland Avenue Niagara Falls ;
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52.
(Thumbnail) Leading Telegraphist Bob [Robert] Hicks (image/jpeg)
Title Leading Telegraphist Bob [Robert] Hicks
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Hicks of Dawlish Avenue ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; member of Lundy's Lane United Church ;
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53.
(Thumbnail) Major Donald Kane First Canadian Division Army (image/jpeg)
Title Major Donald Kane First Canadian Division Army
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Roland Kaye of Culp Street ; Graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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54.
(Thumbnail) Major Hill member of the famous family of Rivermen and member of the 1st Special Service Force in World War II (image/jpeg)
Title Major Hill member of the famous family of Rivermen and member of the 1st Special Service Force in World War II
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
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55.
(Thumbnail) Mayor George Inglis hanging a Victory Bonds poster (image/jpeg)
Title Mayor George Inglis hanging a Victory Bonds poster
Notes  Mayor 1940 - 1946 ;
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417465  Photograph     
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56.
(Thumbnail) Ordinary Seaman Harry Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Ordinary Seaman Harry Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs James Mitchinson of Barker Street ; graduate of SS no 6 Lundy's Lane School Stamford Township and Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; before enlisting was employed at Bell Telephone Company ;
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57.
(Thumbnail) Ordinary Seaman Norman Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Ordinary Seaman Norman Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Cited for bravery in the Raid on Dieppe ; son of Mr and Mrs James Mitchinson of Barker Street ; graduate of SS no 6 Lundy's Lane School Stamford Township and Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; before enlisting was employed as an electrician at the Morris Crane Company ;
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58.
(Thumbnail) Pilot Officer Bill [William] Hicks (image/jpeg)
Title Pilot Officer Bill [William] Hicks
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Hicks of Dawlish Avenue ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; member of Lundy's Lane United Church ;
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59.
(Thumbnail) Pilot Officer Norman Chevers RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] Wolf Squadron (image/jpeg)
Title Pilot Officer Norman Chevers RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] Wolf Squadron
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs W J Chevers of Levell Street ;
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60.
(Thumbnail) Private Margaret King  Canadian Women's Army Corps (image/jpeg)
Title Private Margaret King Canadian Women's Army Corps
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Daughter of Mr and Mrs W K King ; Mr King was well known for his photography business on Queen Street ;
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61.
(Thumbnail) Private Roy H Vanderlip (image/jpeg)
Title Private Roy H Vanderlip
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Brother of Mrs Marion Bradley of Garner Road, Stamford Township
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62.
(Thumbnail) Private Thomas Jamieson - Canadian Army Algonquin Regiment (image/jpeg)
Title Private Thomas Jamieson - Canadian Army Algonquin Regiment
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs J B Jamieson of Park Street and husband of Bernice ;
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63.
(Thumbnail) Private William H Sills Canadian Army (image/jpeg)
Title Private William H Sills Canadian Army
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Prior to enlistment worked at Welland Chemical Company ; Graduate of Stamford Collegiate and NFVI ;
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64.
(Thumbnail) Rear Gunner Sergeant William [Bert] Edward Martin Royal Canadian Air Force [RCAF] (image/jpeg)
Title Rear Gunner Sergeant William [Bert] Edward Martin Royal Canadian Air Force [RCAF]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Eduated at Barker Street School and a graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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65.
(Thumbnail) Sargeant Stewart Amos Rodgers of Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Sargeant Stewart Amos Rodgers of Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Created  May, 1943.
Notes  The writing on the back of the original, says the following:

He was lost to me from May 12th until I heard of the invasion of Sicily on radio weeks later. 1943

This was the last day of his pre-embarkation leave
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66.
(Thumbnail) Sargeant Stewart Amos Rodgers on a motor bike in Epsom Surrey (image/jpeg)
Title Sargeant Stewart Amos Rodgers on a motor bike in Epsom Surrey
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Created  1942.
Notes  Resident of Niagara Falls
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67.
(Thumbnail) Sergeant J J "Pops" Boutilier with sons Private Gordon and Corporals Douglas and Bill (image/jpeg)
Title Sergeant J J "Pops" Boutilier with sons Private Gordon and Corporals Douglas and Bill
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Description  L-R: J J Boutilier, Private Gordon Boutilier, Corporal Douglas Boutilier, Corporal Bill Boutillier
Notes  All were members of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment ; Corporal William Charles Fenwick [Bill] killed in action in France ; Corporal Douglas Albert Henry Boutilier killed in action in France ;
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68.
(Thumbnail) Sergeant Observer [Bill] William John Chevers d. July 28, 1941 - RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] (image/jpeg)
Title Sergeant Observer [Bill] William John Chevers d. July 28, 1941 - RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force]
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1941
Notes  Son of William John and Grace Cecelia Chevers, of Niagara Falls ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ;
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69.
(Thumbnail) Sergeant William A Thorne Canadian Army (image/jpeg)
Title Sergeant William A Thorne Canadian Army
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Prior to enlistment employed at the Norton Plant in Chippawa ; husband of Laura ;
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(Thumbnail) Soldier amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Soldier amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge
Type  Still Image
Creator  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Collection  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission Collection
Created  1941.
Notes  Co-220
Link  http://www.niagarafallsbridges.com/
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(Thumbnail) Soldiers amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Soldiers amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge
Type  Still Image
Creator  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Collection  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission Collection
Created  1941.
Notes  Co-217
Link  http://www.niagarafallsbridges.com/
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(Thumbnail) Soldiers amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Soldiers amongst the construction of the Rainbow Bridge
Type  Still Image
Creator  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Collection  Niagara Falls Bridge Commission Collection
Created  1941.
Notes  Co-218
Link  http://www.niagarafallsbridges.com/
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73.
(Thumbnail) Squadron Leader Alan Tustin Royal Air Force (image/jpeg)
Title Squadron Leader Alan Tustin Royal Air Force
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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74.
(Thumbnail) Stoker second class Jack Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Stoker second class Jack Mitchinson Royal Canadian Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs James Mitchinson of Barker Street ; graduate of SS no 6 Lundy's Lane School Stamford Township and Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; before enlisting was employed at the Welland Chemical Company ;
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75.
(Thumbnail) Surgeon Lieutenant Francis E Kinsey (image/jpeg)
Title Surgeon Lieutenant Francis E Kinsey
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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76.
(Thumbnail) Telegram from Rae Vernon Ward to his father in Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Telegram from Rae Vernon Ward to his father in Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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77.
(Thumbnail) Telegram received by Veron Rae Ward of Niagara Falls to report for his discharge papers (image/jpeg)
Title Telegram received by Veron Rae Ward of Niagara Falls to report for his discharge papers
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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78.
(Thumbnail) Torpedoman E W Hart Royal Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Torpedoman E W Hart Royal Navy
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs S Hart of Second Avenue Niagara Falls ;
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79.
(Thumbnail) Vernon Rae Ward British Navy (image/jpeg)
Title Vernon Rae Ward British Navy
Type  Still Image
Creator  Buckley & Co., Niagara Falls
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
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80.
(Thumbnail) Walter B Lovell Royal Canadaian Air Force [RCAF] - announcment of enlistment (image/jpeg)
Title Walter B Lovell Royal Canadaian Air Force [RCAF] - announcment of enlistment
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Prior to enlisting was chief projectionist at the Famous Players Seneca Theatre Niagara Falls ;
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81.
(Thumbnail) War Memorial on Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada (image/jpeg)
Title War Memorial on Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada
Creator  Rodman, Heather
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  The War memorial in winter on Clifton Hill. "To the glory of God and in grateful remembrance of the men of Niagara Falls who fell in the great wars 1914-1918, 1939-1945."
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82.
(Thumbnail) Warrant Officer RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] Charles Percival Shriner d. August 19, 1942 (image/jpeg)
Title Warrant Officer RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] Charles Percival Shriner d. August 19, 1942
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1942
Notes  Son of Percy H. and Grace A. Shriner, of Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
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83.
(Thumbnail) Wedding of Gunner Milford? M R Woodruff and his bride Patricia Price in Seldon, Surrey, England (image/jpeg)
Title Wedding of Gunner Milford? M R Woodruff and his bride Patricia Price in Seldon, Surrey, England
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs John S Woodruff of High Street Niagara Falls
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84.
(Thumbnail) Wedding of Private John Woodruff and Pamela Marshall - St Mary's Church Croydon England (image/jpeg)
Title Wedding of Private John Woodruff and Pamela Marshall - St Mary's Church Croydon England
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Description  Guard of honour 10th Field Regiment of the RCA ; Richard, Milford and Clarence Woodruff brothers of the groom also in attendance ;
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs John S Woodruff of High Street Niagara Falls
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85.
(Thumbnail) Winston Churchill and daughter Mary leaving Queenston Heights Restaurant (image/jpeg)
Title Winston Churchill and daughter Mary leaving Queenston Heights Restaurant
Notes  From the personal collection of George Bailey ; This image may not be reproduced without the written consent of George Bailey
Date  August 12, 1943.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11220C  Photograph     
D11220D  Black and white negative     
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86.
(Thumbnail) Winston Churchill and daughter Mary in the Niagara Gorge (image/jpeg)
Title Winston Churchill and daughter Mary in the Niagara Gorge
Description  hand written note signed by Clementine Churchill reads At Niagara - Christmas & New Years wishes & love from us all to all at Blenheim [undecipherable] Mary - Clemmie
Date  August 12, 1943.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11220A  Photograph     
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87.
(Thumbnail) Winston Churchill and daughter Mary visiting Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Winston Churchill and daughter Mary visiting Niagara Falls
Creator  Hodge, Edwin Hamilton, 1888-1961
Date  August 12, 1943.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11220B  Photograph     
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88.
(Thumbnail) Winston Churchill and daughter visiting Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Winston Churchill and daughter visiting Niagara Falls
Description  Maxim T Gray Niagara Parks Commission General Manager is in centre of photograph, the lady standing behind Mr Gray is Winnifred Stokes a long time social columnist for the Review
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  August 12, 1943.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11220  Photograph     
D11220E  Black and white negative     
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89.
(Thumbnail) Wireless Operator Edwin Hicks (image/jpeg)
Title Wireless Operator Edwin Hicks
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Date  1939 -
  1945
Notes  Son of Mr and Mrs Hicks of Dawlish Avenue ; graduate of Stamford Collegiate Institute [SCI] ; member of Lundy's Lane United Church ;
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90.
(Thumbnail) World War II military formation in Queen Victoria Park (image/jpeg)
Title World War II military formation in Queen Victoria Park
Notes  The photograph was a donation from George Inglis, Mayor of Niagara Falls 1940-1946
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11328  Photograph     
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91.
(Thumbnail) World War II parade in Victoria Park on the day Germany signed the unconditional surrender (image/jpeg)
Title World War II parade in Victoria Park on the day Germany signed the unconditional surrender
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  May 7, 1945.
Notes  German military representatives, General Jodl and Admiral Freideburg, sign the unconditional surrender at the headquarters of General Eisenhower (SHAEF). British, French, Soviet and American representatives are all present. Operations are to end at 2301 on May 8th. Courtesy www.onwar.com ;
Description  The parade is passing through Mowat Gate into Queen Victoria Park
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417166  Photograph     
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