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  • James Robert "Bob" Welsh
    James Robert "Bob" Welsh
    imagetext       James Robert "Bob" Welsh was born on 6 October 1919 in Ayr, Ontario. He grew up, attended Ayr Public School, and upon graduation, worked at a local grocery store. Bob served in the Royal Canadian Air Force as a mechanic from 1941 to 1945. After completing training at Trent and ...
    imagetext     James Robert "Bob" Welsh was born on 6 October 1919 in Ayr, Ontario. He grew up, attended Ayr Public School, and upon graduation, worked at a local grocery store. Bob ...
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  • Edward John "Ted" Hewings
    Edward John "Ted" Hewings
    imageobjecttext       Edward John Hewings was born 4 March 1922 in Brantford, Ontario to Maud (Satchwell) and Mark Henry Hewings. The family lived at 8 Tom Street in Brantford, Ontario. Nicknamed Ted, he had three other siblings: Henry Mark (eldest son), Eileen Annie Matilda (eldest daughter), and Sarah Elizabeth (youngest child). Ted ...
    imageobjecttext     Edward John Hewings was born 4 March 1922 in Brantford, Ontario to Maud (Satchwell) and Mark Henry Hewings. The family lived at 8 Tom Street in Brantford, Ontario. Nicknamed Ted, ...
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  • Airgraph, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 19 February 1943
    Airgraph, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 19 February 1943
    objectimagetext       Dear Mary, I'm on a 9 day leave now up in Glasgow just got here and expect to have quite a time. Expect to see Cliff Percival to-morrow I telegramed him to come up. This is quite a place after all. I thought I wouldn't care for it but its ...
    objectimagetext     Dear Mary, I'm on a 9 day leave now up in Glasgow just got here and expect to have quite a time. Expect to see Cliff Percival to-morrow I telegramed ...
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  • Postcard, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 18 October 1941
    Postcard, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 18 October 1941
    imagetext       Front: ON ACTIVE SERVICE POST CARD Miss Marguerite Tate Paris Ont. CANADA. S/A 14249 Black circular stamp over the printed information above: GRIMSBY 2 - PM 18 OCT 1941 LINCS Rectangular royal blue and white 2 ½ pence stamp with a portrait of King George VI in the centre with ...
    imagetext     Front: ON ACTIVE SERVICE POST CARD Miss Marguerite Tate Paris Ont. CANADA. S/A 14249 Black circular stamp over the printed information above: GRIMSBY 2 - PM 18 OCT 1941 LINCS ...
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  • John "Jack" Chapple Tate and Hudson Crew
    John "Jack" Chapple Tate and Hudson Crew
    imagetext       The reverse of the postcard reads: "Crew who were killed on Oct. 14/'41 - E. R. Hodge (B.C.), P.O. F. E. Davies (Alberta), Flight Sergeant R. N. Martin (ON), and John C. Tate (ON).
    imagetext     The reverse of the postcard reads: "Crew who were killed on Oct. 14/'41 - E. R. Hodge (B.C.), P.O. F. E. Davies (Alberta), Flight Sergeant R. N. Martin (ON), and ...
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  • Telegrams Re John "Jack" Chapple Tate, October 1942
    Telegrams Re John "Jack" Chapple Tate, October 1942
    text       John "Jack" Chapple Tate was the youngest of three children of George R. and Gertrude Louise [Chapple] Tate, born in Paris, Ontario on 19 January 1911. He grew up at 79 Walnut Street, and attended Paris Central Public School, Paris District High School, and St. James Anglican Church. His sister ...
    text     John "Jack" Chapple Tate was the youngest of three children of George R. and Gertrude Louise [Chapple] Tate, born in Paris, Ontario on 19 January 1911. He grew up at ...
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  • Letter, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 18 September 1944
    Letter, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 18 September 1944
    objecttext       Sept 18 1944 Wesmr Reg (M) C.A. C.M.F. Dear Mary: Received your very lovely letter of Aug 27th two days ago but answered every one else's letters first because I wrote to you about 5 days ago and did not have a letter from you Mary. So I think even ...
    objecttext     Sept 18 1944 Wesmr Reg (M) C.A. C.M.F. Dear Mary: Received your very lovely letter of Aug 27th two days ago but answered every one else's letters first because I ...
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  • Letter, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 1 February 1943
    Letter, John Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 1 February 1943
    objecttext       John Joseph Bialas, the eldest son of John and Katherine (Serdersky) Bialas, was born on 7 May 1921 in Brantford, Ontario. He attended St. Basil's Separate School and was a member of the St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church. He was one of Brantford's best known young hockey players, ...
    objecttext     John Joseph Bialas, the eldest son of John and Katherine (Serdersky) Bialas, was born on 7 May 1921 in Brantford, Ontario. He attended St. Basil's Separate School and was a ...
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  • Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 9 November 1941
    Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 9 November 1941
    objecttext  9 November 1941     2017EG001.031a Letter 2017EG001.031a1 Page 1 Front #8 Sunday Nov.9-41 Dear Margaret, There is not much to write about but will write something to you anyway. It was only on Nov. 3 that I last wrote to you. This letter as you notice is number 8. Have you been receiving them ...
    objecttext  9 November 1941   2017EG001.031a Letter 2017EG001.031a1 Page 1 Front #8 Sunday Nov.9-41 Dear Margaret, There is not much to write about but will write something to you anyway. It was only on Nov. ...
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  • Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 20 July 1941
    Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 20 July 1941
    objecttext       2017EG001.033.1 Front "Page 1": R.C.A.F. #1 SIGNAL SCHOOL #1 WING - 3 SQDN CRANWELL LINCOLNSHIRE Wednesday July 30 - 41 Dear Margaret & Dad, Received your call yesterday and was glad to hear that everything is fine at home and you are all well. Wrote to you more than three ...
    objecttext     2017EG001.033.1 Front "Page 1": R.C.A.F. #1 SIGNAL SCHOOL #1 WING - 3 SQDN CRANWELL LINCOLNSHIRE Wednesday July 30 - 41 Dear Margaret & Dad, Received your call yesterday and was ...
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  • Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 8 September 1941
    Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 8 September 1941
    objecttext       2017EG001.032a Letter Front: much lately. Just heard today that one of our […]. The pilot was Don Moss from Toronto. The observer came from Saskatchewan. Believe I told you that I met Bruce Wright in London. One of our crew […] shot the field, tried to climb back up and ...
    objecttext     2017EG001.032a Letter Front: much lately. Just heard today that one of our […]. The pilot was Don Moss from Toronto. The observer came from Saskatchewan. Believe I told you that ...
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  • Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 25 May 1942
    Letter, John "Jack" Chapple Tate to Margaret Tate, 25 May 1942
    objecttext  25 May 1942     2017EG001.035a1 Letter May 25-42 Dear Margaret There is very little I can write about the loss of Wally Creeden. It was just tonight that I received your telegram asking for particulars and at least will write what should get through. I was on leave in Cardiff when our squadron made ...
    objecttext  25 May 1942   2017EG001.035a1 Letter May 25-42 Dear Margaret There is very little I can write about the loss of Wally Creeden. It was just tonight that I received your telegram asking for ...
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  • Cablegram, John Bialas to Katherine Bialas, 20 February 1943
    Cablegram, John Bialas to Katherine Bialas, 20 February 1943
    objecttext       M0393 SANSORIGIN PLT MRS JOHN BIALAS. 84 TERRACEHILLST BRANTFORDONT= ARRIVED SAFELY OVERSEAS AM WELL WELL WRITE 5 CIRU= JOHN BIALAS 1943 FEB 20 PM 10 16
    objecttext     M0393 SANSORIGIN PLT MRS JOHN BIALAS. 84 TERRACEHILLST BRANTFORDONT= ARRIVED SAFELY OVERSEAS AM WELL WELL WRITE 5 CIRU= JOHN BIALAS 1943 FEB 20 PM 10 16
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  • Letter, Joseph "Joe" Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 25 June 1943
    Letter, Joseph "Joe" Bialas to Mary Dancavitch, 25 June 1943
    objecttext       June 25 1943 (1) Dear Mary - I haven't got your letter yet but I'm just going to go to the post office now and I hope that money is in that letter of yours if I've got one. How is everything at home. We had our tests the other ...
    objecttext     June 25 1943 (1) Dear Mary - I haven't got your letter yet but I'm just going to go to the post office now and I hope that money is ...
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  • Harry Herbert Gloster
    Harry Herbert Gloster
    image       ... December 1918. Note that the text is in English and German. There are signatures...
    image     ... December 1918. Note that the text is in English and German. There are signatures...
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  • Paris Military Camp 1909
    Paris Military Camp 1909
    image       Postcard depicting horses drinking in the Grand River at a military camp in Paris, Ontario in June 1909. The camp consists of a group of seven or more tents among shrubs and trees, with buildings, a factory, and houses in the background.
    image     Postcard depicting horses drinking in the Grand River at a military camp in Paris, Ontario in June 1909. The camp consists of a group of seven or more tents among ...
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    Paris Museum and Historical Society
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