The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Number of Object records 7
Number of Photo records 42
Number of Archive records 3
Number of Library records 1
Updated -4712-01-01

Associated Records

Image of Band Regulation and Service Book - Record, Service

Band Regulation and Service Book - Record, Service

Black hardcover book containing regulations for the Band, a service roll (name, rank, date of enrollment, witness, instrument, unifom checklist, remarks), and an attendance record with a list of names of those present at practice.

Image of Band & Bugles Minute Book  - Minutes

Band & Bugles Minute Book - Minutes

Brown patterned book with dark brown taped spine. Sticker on the front that says "Band & Bugles 1866-1887". Book's pages fulled with handwritten minutes from band and bugle meetings. Inside front cover is a folded typed page with info on the front for Captain C Swift on May 18 1922.

CNE Toronto Band Contest -

Wooden trophy plaque with metal plate inscribed with details of the award at the top. Bottom portion contains the names of the winning bands from 1921-1925.

Image of 1924/10/


Brass bugle. Includes inscription (See maker's mark)

Image of Miniature Band -

Miniature Band -

Miniature band with 33 soldiers hand painted and crafted by A.P. Reilly, an ex-member of the Regiment.

Image of Band cenifor epaulettes -

Band cenifor epaulettes -

Black and red wing style epaulettes with hook Condition: good

Full Dress Band Sergeant Uniform - H.S. Wilson - 1954/06/14

Full dress rifle green uniform with bugle sergeant insignia on right sleeve. Silver buttons and band wings. Worn by C61003 Staff Sergeant H.S. Wilson June 14, 1954.

Silver Snare Drum - 2017/06/08

100th Anniversary 1960s Silver Snare Drum. 13.5 inches in height and 15.5 inches in width. Made by George Potter Musical Instruments, Aldershot, UK and drumhead from Ludwig Drum Co Chicago USA. Upper and lower rim made of wood with top green and bottom scarlet, Sides of silver with 8 screw attachements made of silver and the Battle honours, allied Regiments and the Regimental Capbadge embossed on the front of the drum. At the back is a Silver leg rest in the shape of a U. Top drum skin intact but bottom is broken.

The Queen's Birthday Celebration in Montreal - 1889/06/15

Two black and white images printed on a page from the "Dominion Illustrated". Top image of the "Queen's Own Church Parade on Sunday". Bottom image of the "Queen's Own Drum and Bugle Corp". Pasted onto a piece of cardboard.

Image of George 'W' Bailey -

George 'W' Bailey -

Framed black and white photo of a man with dark hair and thick mustache wearing a suit and tie. Silver plaque under photo with "George 'W' Bailey 1885". Mated with brown mating, in a red-brown wood frame.

B&W Photo -

B&W QOR marching down front street, heading east. 3 horses at the front followed by 2 jeeps. Band - reserve 2nd battalion from Toronto followed by unit - multiple companies. British flags on lamp posts, snow on sides of the streets, spectators on the sidewalks.

Image of Band of the Queen's Own Rifles 1878 - 1878/  /

Band of the Queen's Own Rifles 1878 - 1878/ /

Black and white group shot with names on bottom of photo of the Band of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada in 1878. In a brown wood frame with a red border.

Image of Regimental Band, The Queens Own Rifles of Canada 1982 - 1982/  /

Regimental Band, The Queens Own Rifles of Canada 1982 - 1982/ /

Band in front of Moss Park Armouries in Toronto, Ontario. Border on the top and bottom of photo. Names typed and glued to the bottom of photo. Back side of the photo has a portrait of an unknown soldier.

Image of Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 2006 Regimental Band and Bugles -

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 2006 Regimental Band and Bugles -

Class type photo presented to Casa Loma in 2006

Image of Queen's Own Rifles Soldiers -

Queen's Own Rifles Soldiers -

Black and white unamed but mounted photograph of eight Queen's Own Rifles soldiers - probably bandsmen - in dress uniforms with wedge caps - four seated, four standing. Likely taken in a photography studio.

Image of Queen's Rangers 1st AM Regt. Band 1933 -

Queen's Rangers 1st AM Regt. Band 1933 -

Group photo of the Queen's Rangers Band 1933. 45 people in the image, one is blocked by the window mount. On the back of the print is a signature in pencil reading "W. Davis".


Sticker reads "BAND OF H.M. Welsh Guards Canadian National Exhibition 1948 Major F.L. Statham, ARCM, PSM, Director of Music". In a grey wood frame.

Queen's Own Rifles Band 1902 - 1902/ /

Framed sepia photograph of the regimental band in front of University Avenue Armouries. Four rows of soldiers in dress uniform holding their instruments.