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Image of A Machine Gun Detachment in The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

A Machine Gun Detachment in The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Black and white frame photograph taken in 1956 of men of the 1st Battalion shown posing behind a Browning .30 cal M1919A4 medium machine gun mounted on a Ford manufactured Bren gun carrier. Left to right: Rifleman M.T. Dudar, Rifleman J.J.P. Perrault, Rifleman B.V. Fraser, and Corporal A.R. Primeau. The soldiers are wearing Pattern 49 Battle dress with 52 pattern webbing that has been dyed black.

Object Type: Photo

A. W. Currie -

Framed photo of A.W. Currie

Object Type: Photo

Image of Anguerny - La place de la Croix - Brodeuse sur filet - 1944/06/06

Anguerny - La place de la Croix - Brodeuse sur filet - 1944/06/06

Plaque: "6 Juin 1994 - 50 Anniversaire du Debarquement Anguerny reconnaissante au Regiment Queens Own Rifles au libera la commune le 6 Juin 1944." Black and white photo reproduction of a village scene with children and families in the street.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Anisy, Normandie - France  -

Anisy, Normandie - France -

Colour framed aerial photo of Anisy, France

Object Type: Photo

Image of Athena -

Athena -

Print of Cdn flag with flag of Afghanistan Part of a set of 2 prints

Object Type: Photo

Image of B Co. Team 1st Battalion QOR -

B Co. Team 1st Battalion QOR -

Winners of Brassey Cup 1913; 4 uniformed soldiers with rifles standing in front of University Armouries with cup in front.

Object Type: Photo

Image of B Coy 198th Batt Cross Country Team - 15th Brigade Champions -

B Coy 198th Batt Cross Country Team - 15th Brigade Champions -

Black and white formal team photograph of B Coy 198th Batt Cross Country Team - 15th Brigade Champions. Team members in t-shirts and shorts. Taken in front of trees. Left to right - Back Row: A.T.H. Gascoyne (Trainer), H.G. MacMillan, H.A. Coutts, W.E. Wright, V.R. Dowson, L.N.G. Jordon, J.C. Grant, M.B. white, H.Gregg (Trainer) Front Row: W.E. Harrison, L.R. Cook, E.D. Crisp, Capt. L.A. Henderson, Lieut. A.B. Pike, D. Hughes, R.W. Walker, R.S ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of B Coy 2nd Batt. Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1933 -

B Coy 2nd Batt. Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1933 -

March past. In brown wood frame, painted green; with one inch white boarder.

Object Type: Photo

Image of B Coy QOR 1883 - 1883

B Coy QOR 1883 - 1883

Framed composite photograph of 57 soldiers of B Company Queen's Own Rifles on background sketch of Canadian Volunteers War Memorial and University College Tower. Mostly two rows, casual stance with rifles. Wearing busbies. Drummer on right. Lieutenant Henry Pellatt third from the left. Names underneath. On the back is a label mostly likely of the framer: "Matthews Bros. & Co. Gilders, Importers of Engravings, Mirror Plates, Etc. Re-gilding, etc ...

Object Type: Photo

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.

Object Type: Photo

Band HM WELSH GUARDS -

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.

Object Type: Photo

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.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Baseball Team, 198th Cdn Inf Bn "Canadian Buffs" - 1917/08/

Baseball Team, 198th Cdn Inf Bn "Canadian Buffs" - 1917/08/

Black and white formal team photograph - one row standing and one seated - in front of a wooden camp building. Team members are in team uniforms. Bats, gloves and mask on ground in front. Champions 5th Cdn Div, Witley, August 1917.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Birthday Photo of Sir William D. Otter - 1925/03/12

Birthday Photo of Sir William D. Otter - 1925/03/12

Sir William D. Otter and some old Comrades of the Queen's Own Rifles, who celebrated with him on the 3rd of December 1925, his 82nd birthday. Five seated and eight standing in the photo, all are named under the photo.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Boer War 1899 - 1899

Boer War 1899 - 1899

Black and white photo of a group of Canadian officers, South Africa Expedition, 1899. Lieutenant Colonel W.D. Otter, former Commanding Officer, queen's Own Rifles 1875-1883 and 13 other officers (two QOR)

Object Type: Photo

Image of Book of Remembrance -

Book of Remembrance -

Photo of Book of Remembrance at St Paul's Anglican Church, Toronto

Object Type: Photo

Image of Brass Band, 1st Battalion The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Canadian Overseas 1941 - 1941

Brass Band, 1st Battalion The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Canadian Overseas 1941 - 1941

Brass Band of the 1st Battalion in England Sjt E. O. Crowe, Conductor BACK ROW: Crowe, E.O.; Saltshore, George; Buchanan, "Buck"; Blencoe, Ted; Beatty, W.H. Thomson, Thomas D.; Cocking, Ed; Blackwell, Melvin; Potter, Tom; Browne, Garth E.; Paddle, George S. FRONT ROW: Willet, W.E. "Ted"; Lahaie, R. "Ruddy" J.; Liznick, George; Brown, Fred M.; Price, Ernie; Parkinson, T.E.; Partridge, R. G.; Graham, Thomas B.; Brokine, Ted [Names provided by ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of Bronze Memorial Plaque at Armoury -

Bronze Memorial Plaque at Armoury -

Unframed photo of the First World War Memorial Plaque now located at Moss Park Armoury. "In memory of Maj-Gen Malcolm Smith Mercer, CD and officers, non commissioned officers and Men of the 2nd Regiment Queen's Own Rifles of Canada who gave their live in the Great War 1914-1918 In Pace Paratus"

Object Type: Photo

Image of Buckingham Palace Parade -

Buckingham Palace Parade -

Black and white photo of six World War II NCO's at Buckingham Palace to receive decorations

Object Type: Photo

Image of Bugle Band Marching  -

Bugle Band Marching -

Canadian Soldiers Marching through English Village.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Bugle Band, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1897 -

Bugle Band, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1897 -

Black and white photo collection of head shots (all named) in metal frame with a cap badge in each of the four corners (two broken).

Object Type: Photo

Image of Bugle Band, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1897 -

Bugle Band, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1897 -

Black and white photo collection of head shots (all named) in golden wood frame.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Buglers' Rifle Team 1913 QOR of C -

Buglers' Rifle Team 1913 QOR of C -

Image of the winners of the Delamere and Benjamin Efficiency Cup. Typed list of names glued to bottom of picture.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Buglers' Rifle Team 1913 Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Buglers' Rifle Team 1913 Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Winners of Delamere and Benjamin Efficiency Cups. In brown frame.

Object Type: Photo

C.S.M. Norman J. McLeod, circa 1935 -

Soldier in uniform surrounded with medals and trophies.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Canadian Army Bisley Team, Bisley 1962 - 1962

Canadian Army Bisley Team, Bisley 1962 - 1962

A photo of members of the Canadian Bisley Team in front of the Canada Hut at Bisley. The team includes two QOR: Captain I. P. F. MacLoed, CD and Staff Sergeant W. Lochmanetz, CD

Object Type: Photo

Image of Canadian War Cemetery, Beny-sur-Mer -

Canadian War Cemetery, Beny-sur-Mer -

Black and white photograph of the entrance to Beny-Sur-Mer Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery in France. Typed label inlcudes "Here lie the gallant dead of The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada who fell on D-Day, June 6, 1944"

Object Type: Photo

Captain E.T. Wingate -

Black and white unframed but mounted photograph of Captian Ernest T. Wingate, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada

Object Type: Photo

Image of Captain Joe Schmitz Photo -

Captain Joe Schmitz Photo -

Captain Joe Schmitz CD Museum Founder.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Cecilia Loftus Portrait - 1934/  /

Cecilia Loftus Portrait - 1934/ /

Unframed black and white head and shoulders portrait photograph of actress Cecilia "Cissie" Loftus. Autographed "All my best wishes, sincerely always, Cecilia Loftus 1934"

Object Type: Photo

Image of Certificate of Service 1942 - 1947/03/15

Certificate of Service 1942 - 1947/03/15

Hand written certificate to the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada (very faded) from the city of Toronto. Signed by the mayor, city clerk, city treasurer & keeper of the civic seal.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Christmas Dinner 2009 -

Christmas Dinner 2009 -

QOR Mens Christmas Dinner 2009. Colour image on matte paper

Object Type: Photo

Image of City of Toronto Citation: George W. Bean - 1946/06/29

City of Toronto Citation: George W. Bean - 1946/06/29

City of Toronto Citation to George W. Bean, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Multi-coloured fancy script - ornate border Certificate - award decoration "Military Cross"

Object Type: Photo

Image of Col. J. Spragge -

Col. J. Spragge -

Portrait photograph of Col. J. Spragge. Signed in blue pen, "To the 3rd Bn Queen's Own Rifles of Canada JJ Spragge BRG."

Object Type: Photo

Image of Col. J.G.K. Strathy, OBE, ED, CD Honorary Member of the Sergeants Mess from Queens Own Rifles of Canada - 1970/05/20

Col. J.G.K. Strathy, OBE, ED, CD Honorary Member of the Sergeants Mess from Queens Own Rifles of Canada - 1970/05/20

Certificate given to Col. J.G.K. Strathy by QOR of Canada. Green printed letters and border on white background. Black frame.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Colonel J.G.K. Strathy -

Colonel J.G.K. Strathy -

Unframed black and white photograph of Colonel J.G.K. Strathy seated and wearing Queen's Own Rifles Mess Kit with minatures.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Colonel Mercer and the Queen's Own Rifles leaving armories - 1914

Colonel Mercer and the Queen's Own Rifles leaving armories - 1914

Colonel Mercer and troops from the Queen's Own Rifles as part of the 3rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, leaving the University Avenue Armouries to entrain for Valcartier

Object Type: Photo

Image of Committee of Sergeant's Mess Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 1902 -

Committee of Sergeant's Mess Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 1902 -

Men in suits seated and standing. In black wood frame with white border around photo.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Coronation Trip 1935 - 1935/10/10

Coronation Trip 1935 - 1935/10/10

3 photos in frame. "In Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada. Departure of special detachment from Toronto, October 10, 1935 for England to be the guests of the affiliated regiment "The Buffs", The Royal East Kent Regiment, Canterbury."

Object Type: Photo

Image of Corporal Thomas Westman "A" Company Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, Winner of the Pellatt Cup 1890-1893 - 1980/01/01

Corporal Thomas Westman "A" Company Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, Winner of the Pellatt Cup 1890-1893 - 1980/01/01

Corp. Westman with 4 trophies. Back of the photo has write up of Pellatt Cup with some history anecdotes of interest. 2 inch white border around photo.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Cross of Sacrifice -

Cross of Sacrifice -

Black and white matted but unframed photograph of the regiment's Cross of Sacrifice at St Paul's Anglican Church.

Object Type: Photo

Cross of Sacrifice, St Paul's Anglican Church -

Framed photo taken at night of the Queen's Own Rifles Cross of Sacrifice at St Paul's Anglican Church, Toronto

Object Type: Photo

Image of Cross of sacrifice, St. Paul's Toronto -

Cross of sacrifice, St. Paul's Toronto -

Night shot of the Cross of Sacrifice, St. Paul's Toronto, photograph in white and black.

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Image of Cut to ribbons...wiped out...totally annihilated....by our own side  -

Cut to ribbons...wiped out...totally annihilated....by our own side -

Cartoon depicting 1970 restructuring of armed forces

Object Type: Photo

Image of D Company, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1905 - 1905

D Company, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1905 - 1905

Black and white photos, three ranks of soldiers with rifles, officers to the sides, in front of outside wall of University Avenue Armoury.

Object Type: Photo

Image of D-Day Reunion 1957 - 1957/  /

D-Day Reunion 1957 - 1957/ /

Black and white framed photo in Officers Mess of 13 D-day Officers.

Object Type: Photo

Image of D.R.A. Team 1913 -

D.R.A. Team 1913 -

Uniformed men with young boy reclining in front of men (boy not named in photo).

Object Type: Photo

Image of DRA 1912 - /  /

DRA 1912 - / /

Uniformed soldiers - group shot - all named.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Departure of the QOR 1914 - 22/08/1914

Departure of the QOR 1914 - 22/08/1914

Departure of The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada led by Colonel Malcolm Mercer from the University Armouries in Toronto to Union Station to board trains for Valcartier on 22 August 1914. Group photo of soldiers marching on upper half and names/dates of death with one QOR crest on the bottom half.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Dinner given by Lt-Col. H. Fortescue The Officers Non Commissioned Officers and Men of King Edwards Horse (The King's Overseas Dominions Regiment)  - 1910/09/14

Dinner given by Lt-Col. H. Fortescue The Officers Non Commissioned Officers and Men of King Edwards Horse (The King's Overseas Dominions Regiment) - 1910/09/14

Title under black and white image of a large room filled with tables and chairs with men seated on them. Under title is "To Sir Henry Pellatt, CVO, The Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Men of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Holborn Restaurant, London, Sept. 14, 1910. In brown wood frame with white border around photo.

Object Type: Photo

Image of F Coy QOR 1879 -

F Coy QOR 1879 -

Black and white (faded to yellow) composite. Names under each photo. Two typed updates glued to border: 1- Pellatt; 2-Hamilton (See Notes). In a dark wood frame.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Field Marshall Earl Roberts of Kandahar -

Field Marshall Earl Roberts of Kandahar -

Field Marshall Earl Roberts of Kandahar, Pretoria and Waterford, VC KG KP GCB OM GCSI GCIE. Honorary colonel Queen's Own Rifles of Canada from 17 August 1900, until his death 18 November 1914.

Object Type: Photo

Image of First Contingent Inspection by King George V - November 1914

First Contingent Inspection by King George V - November 1914

His Majesty the King George V departing after an inspection of the First Contingent, Canadian Expeditionary Force at Salisbury Plains in November 1914

Object Type: Photo

Image of Garrison Indoor Baseball Championships 1946-47 -

Garrison Indoor Baseball Championships 1946-47 -

Framed black and white photograph of the QOR baseball team seated and standing with two trophies. 1 inch white border around photo; in black frame.

Object Type: Photo

Image of General Sir W.D. Otter K.C.V C.V.O - 1927/04/01

General Sir W.D. Otter K.C.V C.V.O - 1927/04/01

Image of an older man in a military uniform - from the waist up. Title and following description on a brass plaque on the frame below the photo " Commanding R.R.C.I and R.C.R.I from 16.7.98 - 28.9.99 and Commanding 2nd Battalion The R.C.R. from 29.9.99 to 31.12.1900". In brown wood frame with white border.

Object Type: Photo

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.

Object Type: Photo

Group Photo of QOR of C. -

Photocopy of a black and white photograph of a company from the QOR of C.Company arranged in three rows on grass with the side of a building to the left in the background and trees to the right. Personnel are holding their rifles. Names of personnel written along edge of the photo with lines connecting to individual people.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Group Photograph of the "B" Company, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1894 -

Group Photograph of the "B" Company, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 1894 -

Black and white composite photograph in large, wooden frame. Names of B Company personnel written below picture, above title, all in black. Photo depicts the company arranged before a camp with five tents next to a road with a forest in the distance, and to the left of the camp. Some of the company is arranged in rows, while others have their backs turned on the road.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Group photo at ranges -

Group photo at ranges -

Group photo, artillery range behind. Possibly mid 1950's. No names.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Guard of Hounour King George VI and Queen Elizabeth - 1939/05/22

Guard of Hounour King George VI and Queen Elizabeth - 1939/05/22

Large black and white negative showing rows of soldiers/guards. Title displayed above photo. Date below photo. Housed in a thin paper sleeve from "Photo-Enlarging Plus"

Object Type: Photo

Image of H.R.H. Princess Alexandra of Kent, Colonel-in-Chief The QOR of C 23 Dec.1959 - 1959/12/23

H.R.H. Princess Alexandra of Kent, Colonel-in-Chief The QOR of C 23 Dec.1959 - 1959/12/23

head shot of H.R.H. Princess Alexandra of Kent

Object Type: Photo

HQ Company 48th Highlanders of Canada, 1941 - 1941/10/

Black and white framed photo of Headquarters Company, 48th Highlanders of Canada in England, October 1941.

Object Type: Photo

Image of HRH Princess Alexandra visits her Regiment, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada April 25-29, 1980 - 1980/04/25

HRH Princess Alexandra visits her Regiment, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada April 25-29, 1980 - 1980/04/25

15 colour photos - all with explanation typed underneath (see notes).

Object Type: Photo

Image of HRH Princess Alexandra, Colonel-in-Chief of QOR of C lays wreath on cross of sacrifice - 1985/11/10

HRH Princess Alexandra, Colonel-in-Chief of QOR of C lays wreath on cross of sacrifice - 1985/11/10

Princess on steps - Captain A.B. Hermant, regimental aide handing wreath to her, watched by Archdeacon Robert Dann, citizens watch, unnamed soldier stands guard

Object Type: Photo

Head Quarters Coy 3rd BN The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada C.A. Camp Niagara, Sept 1942 - 1942/09/

Group photo of Head Quarters Coy 3rd BN in Camp Niagara. Wide print 126 people in the photo. In pencil on the back of print it says "(signature difficult to read) 25 1/5 x 4 5/8 1/2" 4052 Ge(?) (letters are difficult to read)"

Object Type: Photo

Image of Her Royal Highness Princess Alexandra Colonel-in-Chief, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Her Royal Highness Princess Alexandra Colonel-in-Chief, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Black and white portrait of Princess Alexandra.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Honorary Colonels -

Honorary Colonels -

4 head shots - two top, two bottom of frame.

Object Type: Photo

Image of I.Co. QOR May 24th 1890 Peterboro - 1890/05/24

I.Co. QOR May 24th 1890 Peterboro - 1890/05/24

Group shot, men sitting, lying & standing outside photo

Object Type: Photo

Image of Informal Photo of 1st BN QOR (Black/White) Sussex N.B. June 24 1941 - 1941/06/24

Informal Photo of 1st BN QOR (Black/White) Sussex N.B. June 24 1941 - 1941/06/24

B&W extended photo - no names outdoor picture taken on side of hill - camp in background

Object Type: Photo

Image of Inspection by Field Marshal B.L. Montgomery, Deputy Commander Shafe, Home Station, OCT 1956 - 1956/  /10

Inspection by Field Marshal B.L. Montgomery, Deputy Commander Shafe, Home Station, OCT 1956 - 1956/ /10

Framed black and white photograph of the 1st Battalion Queen's Own Rifles of Canada on parade being reviewed by Field Marshal Montgomery riding in a M38 jeep.

Object Type: Photo

Image of Inspection of the QOR of C - 1910/16/09

Inspection of the QOR of C - 1910/16/09

Black and white photograph of Sir Henry Pellatt and Lord Haldane, the Minister for War, inspecting The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada on 16 September, 1910. Honorary Colonel Earl Roberts follows behind with other British generals. The location is a field with long grass and trees in the background. Most likely taken at Aldershot were the regiment was training.

Object Type: Photo