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FSSF Death sticker -

FSSF Death Sticker "das dicke..."

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FSSF SSI 1st Pattern Patch -

FSSF SSI 1st Pattern Patch

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Image of Fairburn-Sykes Fighting Knife - 1944/  /

Fairburn-Sykes Fighting Knife - 1944/ /

Steel knife with ribbed handle engraved on both sides by MacKendrick.

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Image of Fenian Cartridge Box -

Fenian Cartridge Box -

Sewn black leather Fenian cartridge box with inscription "QOR 491" on the bottom of the box. One loop on the back.

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Image of Fenian cartridge and cartridge box from Battle of Ridgeway -

Fenian cartridge and cartridge box from Battle of Ridgeway -

Small black leather Fenian cartridge box. Associated grey Fenian cartridge. Cartridge box has two belt loops on the back. Both items from Remi; June 1994. Both items mounted on wooden base with captions.

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Image of Field Binoculars -

Field Binoculars -

Heavy metal field binoculars with leather glued on.

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Image of Film of 2nd Battalion Atomic Indoctrination, Nevada, 1957 - 1957/  /

Film of 2nd Battalion Atomic Indoctrination, Nevada, 1957 - 1957/ /

A 7.09 minute black and white silent film showing a volunteer platoon from 2nd Battalion participating in training exercises with US forces during Atomic testing known as Operation Plumbbob at Camp Desert Rock, Nevada in 1957. Includes footage of embarking and disembarking from helicopters, firing mortars, platoon tatics across desert terrain, and concludes with footage of one of the atomic explosions.

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Image of First Issue Food Ration  -

First Issue Food Ration -

Cylindrical tin tube with small tab around middle - stamped with "100" by tab around middle. Contained something inside (unopened). Was a food ration container carried by Canadian Troops in the Boer War, South Africa.

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Image of First World War Dress Tie -

First World War Dress Tie -

Khaki green wool dress tie

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Image of First World War German Belt Buckle -

First World War German Belt Buckle -

Curved metal belt buckle from a First World War era German uniform. Painted a green/grey. Image on front is a crown surrounded by a braided circle with the words "Gott Mit Uns" (God with Us) while a bunch of leaves arc on the bottom half of the circle beneath. All are encircled by a second braided circle. The emblem protrudes from the surface of the buckle. the reverse has loops and prongs that would allow the buckle to be affixed to a belt.

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Image of First World War Helmet -

First World War Helmet -

Dark green steel helmet with brown chin strap which belonged to Pioneer Thomas F. Myers, 3rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. Painted on the front are a red square for 1st Division with a green triangle on top for 1st Brigade. These markings were ordered by 1st Division to be painted after November 11, 1918. Inside the helmet is a cloth and leather insert to cushion the head.

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Image of First World War Officer's Uniform Tie - 1915/  /

First World War Officer's Uniform Tie - 1915/ /

Beige tie. Slight sheen to material.

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Image of First World War Sam Browne Belt - /  /

First World War Sam Browne Belt - / /

Brown leather Sam Browne belt with brass buckles and buttons. Machine manufactured. Belt includes small leather pouch attached at waist on proper right. Leather strap and holster for handgun is attached over left hip. Leather strap secures belt crossing diagonally across the body from proper left of belt over right shoulder - secured under epaulette - and crosses diagonally in the back to reattach at left hip. Belt is decorated with machine embroi ...

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Image of First World War Shirt Capt J E Flavelle - 1915/  /

First World War Shirt Capt J E Flavelle - 1915/ /

Khaki green officer's dress blouse; machine manufactured.

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Flag of Turkey -

Large red flag with a crescent moon and a star at its centre in white/beige in the centre of the flag. Beige trim along left side of flag. Written on trim in blue pen "40/-" Some metal pins along exterior edge of flag.

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Image of For King and Empire, Canada's Soldiers in the Great War -

For King and Empire, Canada's Soldiers in the Great War -

Documentary of the battlefields, cemeteries, and monuments of World War 1. Photo of soldiers marching on the cover, title in orange with red subtitles. All 6 episodes of the documented series. Photo of host and cheering soldiers on the back.

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Image of Framed Acheson Group - 1885 - 1885

Framed Acheson Group - 1885 - 1885

Shadow box with grey mating and four openings. Left opening shows black and white photo of a soldier in uniform holding a gun. Top-middle opening is a black and white portrait of a man in a white robe with grey overcoat. Bottom middle opening has printed text telling of the life of Edward Campion Acheson. The right opening has "Cap badges and buttons from Rfn EC Acheson's uniform during the N.W. Rebellion Campaign in 1885", as well as 3 medals.

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Image of Framed Appreciation Gift Case -

Framed Appreciation Gift Case -

Display case that was a framed gift. Contains Afghanistan flag with coat of arms, a rectangular piece of shrapnel, a framed camel spider, and a photo of a jeep in the Kandahar province and all included in this large rectangular case. Folded flag in a triangle with colours, black, red, and green.

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Image of Framed Christmas Card, 1857
 - 1897

Framed Christmas Card, 1857 - 1897

"Framed coloured Christmas Card 1897 Col. Baptist Johnston" on back of photo. Armoury on University Ave. Queen Victoria with Queen's Own under her picture. To the fiends of the Regiment- picture of a toast. Happy Christmas and a bright New Year 1897 Field maneuvers picture 1897.

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Image of Framed Cut Knife Creek Lithograph - 1885/  /

Framed Cut Knife Creek Lithograph - 1885/ /

Picture depicting a large open field surrounded by trees. In the opening are a circle of calvary in red jackets. From the trees there are people running towards the calvary. In the foreground several men are running toward the calvary with feathers in their hair.

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Framed Cut Knife Creek Print -

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Framed Duck Lake Lithograph -

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Image of Framed Pewter QOR Badge -

Framed Pewter QOR Badge -

Pewter Queen's Own Rifles badge on green felt and red instie badge in a wood frame.

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Image of Framed Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Cartoon - 1955/  /

Framed Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Cartoon - 1955/ /

"Why didn't I join the Navy? 'Cause I hated to water - that's why," hand written. Plaque presented to the 2nd Battalion Queen's Own Rifles of Canada by The Royal Canadian Navy (Pacific Command) on the occasion of operation "Sea Serpent I and II" 1955.

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Image of France and Germany Star - 1711/20/16

France and Germany Star - 1711/20/16

Unmounted single France and Germany Star medal and ribbon.

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Image of Freyseng Tyro Trophy 1930 -

Freyseng Tyro Trophy 1930 -

Silver plated, copper trophy plate for Best Shot 1930. Centre of plate reads "Freyseng Tyro Trophy for QOR. TYRO Best Shot 1930 Won by Ser. Gt. W. Coomber". Rim of plate decorated with grapes, vine leaves. Exterior of plate decorated with stylized leaf design.

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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.

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Image of Garrison Dinner Thanksgiving Day - 1900/10/18

Garrison Dinner Thanksgiving Day - 1900/10/18

Bi-fold dinner menu on thick off-white card. Front has red stamped crest with "Garrison Dinner/ Thanksgiving Day". Bottom left corner is written "The Armouries Toronto Oct. 18, 1900". Inside is the list of menu items. Back is a list of Committee members.

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Garrison Dress Pants -

Garrison dress pants

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Image of Garrison Jacket, shirt and trousers -

Garrison Jacket, shirt and trousers -

Garrison uniform - jacket, camo with QOR shoulder titles and Simundson name tag. Shirt and pants missing.

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Image of Gas Mask and Pouch -

Gas Mask and Pouch -

Black mask with glass eye coverings and adjustable head straps. Attached to a length of ribbed tube leading into an oval red canister. Metal covering over mouth which connects to the tube. Associated beige pouch which hold the contained and held the ribbed tube. Two metal snaps hold top of pouch closed.

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Image of General Service Cap  - 2310/20/14

General Service Cap - 2310/20/14

Green wool with green bank, silver button, size 6 7/8. The cap could have belong to other ranks.

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Image of General's Forage Cap -

General's Forage Cap -

Green wool cap with gold braid and gold badge.

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Image of George Ham Binoculars -

George Ham Binoculars -

Field binoculars. Faded black paint from use and ware, eyepiece metal, adjustment wood. Shows crack in centre. Functional but blurry, used by Colour Sergeant George Phillip Ham, Queen's Own Rifles, Northwest Canada, 1885. His father was in the first class at Upper Canada College in 1829

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Image of German Epaulette 57 -

German Epaulette 57 -

One blue/grey wool epaulette from a German First World War uniform. The number 57 is embroidered on the front/top in red.orange thread using a chain stitch. A brass button with the number 5 is affixed to the fabric by threading the button post through the button hole and sliding a wooden toothpick through the eye at the back. Machine manufactured.

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Image of German First World War Epaulette 261 -

German First World War Epaulette 261 -

One blue/grey wool epaulette from a German First World War uniform. The number 261 is embroidered on the front/top using a chin stitch and red/purple thread. A metal button (tarnished) with a crown in the centre is affixed to button hole with a 2-pronged pin on reverse. Fabric is folded over and tapered on underside.

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Image of German Helmet White Camo  -

German Helmet White Camo -

While metal helmet with short rim on front. Painted - brush strokes can be seen. One small hole on either side. Inside helmet is black with a metal insert. Attached to the insert are two metal rings for attaching a chin strap.

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Image of Germany - 0000/11/01

Germany - 0000/11/01

Small beige book with "GERMANY" on front; "RSM" in blue in at top of front cover; leaf image at bottom of cover. Contains information about civilian life in Germany, and how to properly behave to the German civilian population. 64 Pages.

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Image of Gift Cigarette Box -

Gift Cigarette Box -

Black and gold etched cigarette box. Given as a gift from stay in Japan. Inscription written on front in gold. Top of lid has gold etched scene featuring houses along a river, with one sail boat in the river and a mountain in the distance. Back of the box has etching of 2 sailboats. Hinged lid, gold hinges, four legs, gold interior.

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Image of Gillette Safety Razor Kit -

Gillette Safety Razor Kit -

Beige linen covered folding container with mirror inside lid. Contains stainless steel razor handle and cardboard box of "Reconditioned Victory Double Edged Blades Sterilized".

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Image of Goblet Trophy  -

Goblet Trophy -

Silver goblet engraved with a floral patter. Inscription "Presented by Lt. Co Garden" "Won by Capt. Lloyd".

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Image of Green Beret -

Green Beret -

Rifle green beret with leather sweat band. Size 7 1/8. Made by Parkhurst

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Image of Green Beret -

Green Beret -

Rifle green beret with leather seat band. No cap badge.

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Image of Green Beret -

Green Beret -

Rifle green beret with black piping, size 7. Dated 1973. Made by Dorothean Knitting Mills.

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Green Elastic Helmet Band -

Green elastic helmet band with 2 "cat's eyes".

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Image of Green Tunic with White Shirt -

Green Tunic with White Shirt -

Green tunic with box collar, 4 pockets with QOR buttons. Epaulettes missing. White collarless shirt.

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Image of Green's Tunic and Pants -

Green's Tunic and Pants -

Officer's Patrol Dress Tunic and Trousers. Worn by Lieutenant J.G. Alley on 28 November 1956. Manufactured by Tip Top Clothes. Tunic: Green Barathea wool, Five buttons down the front and button on breast pockets only. Missing shoulder chords/boards. Ribbons are Northwest Europe, France and Germany, Defence Medal,Canadian Volunteer service, and War Medal 1939-1945. Trousers: Black Barathea wool with a 2 inch black braid along the outside seam ...

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Image of Green's Uniform  -

Green's Uniform -

Green No. 1 uniform with box collar, Lt ranks, and QOR badging.

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Image of Greens Uniform (Jacket and Pants) -

Greens Uniform (Jacket and Pants) -

Green four pocket tunic with box collar. QOR button, 5 ribbons. Black trousers.

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Image of Grenade Mills No. 36 WWI - 1915

Grenade Mills No. 36 WWI - 1915

First World War Canadian "Mills" hand grenade No. 36 On bottom: V-9-1915 No.5.1

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Guidon, 1904 - 1904

Framed

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Image of Gunner Cecil Robert Adams Shadow Box - /  /

Gunner Cecil Robert Adams Shadow Box - / /

Shadow Box with items related to 2601848 Gunner Cecil Robert Adams, 2nd Siege Battery, Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery: 1, Cap Badge 2. Black and white photo 3.75" x 2.75" 3. 2 medals 4. Card home - Season's Greeting from overseas

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Image of HMCS Magnificent Plaque to QOR - Nov-Dec1956

HMCS Magnificent Plaque to QOR - Nov-Dec1956

Painted metal (type unknown) ships crest of HMCS Magnificent mounted on varnished wooden background with 3.25" x 1.5" engraved brass plate underneath crest inscribed with "Presented to Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Operation "Rapid Step" Nov-Dec 1956

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Image of HQ B COY Sign -

HQ B COY Sign -

Wood sign pained white with the regiment number 60 with a green square behind the top left corner. Top right corner has the Third Division flash in French grey with a yellow maple leaf. Across the bottom it reads in black lettering "HQ B COY"

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Image of Hampton Presentation Plate - 1938/  /

Hampton Presentation Plate - 1938/ /

Presentation plate given to Lieutenant Colonel Percy R. Hampton and engraved with his name and dates as Commanding Officer

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Image of Hand embroidered Ensign -

Hand embroidered Ensign -

Framed hand embroidered ensign with 3rd Battalion, CEF badge in centre surrounded by place names on off white background,

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Headquarters 2 Combat Group Operation Revitalize 21 Oct- 1 Nov 68 - 1968/24/11

Large soft red cover book. Front cover features image of a bullet racing towards a balloon at the bottom of the cover page. Note on inside of front cover denotes the book as a gift from Lieutenant-Colonel H.L. Taylor to Colonel J.G.K Strathey, O.B.E., CO. Contains the restricted parameters of Operation Revitalize, from attack formations and training to step by step operation descriptions.

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Headquarters Pennant -

Green silk HQ Company, Queen's Own Rifle of Canada pennant. Green background with QOR badge in silver and red, "HQ" in silver in upper left corner. Only one side.

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Hebrew Sign -

Metal sign, yellow with orange triangle on left and Hebrew characters on right. 8 holes drilled through: 4 on top; 4 on bottom.

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Henry Pellatt Strong Box -

Metal strong box painted black with brass handle on top. A brass plate on top is engraved "Lt Colonel H.M. Pellatt, Q.O.R." The interior is divided into three sections and lined with red velvet. Also has a brass shield on top with makers name and address.

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Image of Henry Sloane Cooper Medals Plaque -

Henry Sloane Cooper Medals Plaque -

Silver plaque listing the medals awarded to Colonel Henry Sloane Cooper

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Image of Henry Sloane Cooper Sword -

Henry Sloane Cooper Sword -

Infantry Pattern Sword - George V - with decorative etching on the blade

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Image of Henry Sloane Cooper Sword Scabbard -

Henry Sloane Cooper Sword Scabbard -

Silver infantry pattern sword scabbard that belonged to Colonel Henry Sloane Cooper

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Historical Album 1856-1894 The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Dark green covered book with gold writing and QOR cap badge image on front. In the bottom left corner is "1894" in light white writing

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History Lt. Col. Medhurst -

Soft cover book with black front and back covers and an open spine. Pages are copies of original. Contains hand written accounts from Lt. Col. Medhurst and his stories from South Africa (1900-1902), Stanly Barracks, World War I, World War II, return to Canada and civilian life. Each section includes photocopies of photos. End contains copies of certificates and awards.

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Image of History of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

History of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Presented to Field Marshal the Rt. Hon the Earl Roberts, KG. by Lieut-Col Pellatt and the Officers of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada. Brown leather cover with gold ink. QOR badge on front cover, bottom. Book plate on inside of first blank page detailing its transfer to the QOR from the King's Royal Rifle Corps in February 1962

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Image of Hon. Major Gerrard Brakenbridge Strathy -

Hon. Major Gerrard Brakenbridge Strathy -

Served overseas as Quartermaster Canadian Army Medical Corps, February 1915 to September 1919.

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Image of Honourary Appointment of H.C. MacKendrick - 1962/12/04

Honourary Appointment of H.C. MacKendrick - 1962/12/04

Document from Elizabeth the Second appointing Harry Crane MacKendrick Honourary Lieutenant-Colonel of the 3rd Battalion, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada. Signed by Minister of Defence (Harkness?).

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