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Mooshof Farmhouse plaster and wallpaper -

Small piece of plaster with wallpaper attached from the house that Sgt Cosen's took when he won his Victoria Cross.

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Image of Mrs Pring Ridgeway Statuette - 1866/  /

Mrs Pring Ridgeway Statuette - 1866/ /

Silver statuette of a riflemen mounted on a silver and marble base.

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Image of National Rifle Team 1977 Plate -

National Rifle Team 1977 Plate -

Large copper plate with the image of a country (Zambia?) in the centre. Image overlaid by the image of a horned animal (Gazelle of antelope) and crossed rifles with flora behind them and "NRAZ" written below the rifles in a banner/ribbon. Bottom of the plate reads "National Rifle Team BISLEY 1977" The names of the QOR member is on the top of the plate.

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Image of Neck Warmer -

Neck Warmer -

Coyote Brown neck warmer

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Image of New Forest Training Area Map 1943 - 1943/  /

New Forest Training Area Map 1943 - 1943/ /

Ordinance survey of Great Britain showing the New Forest Training Area from 1943. Coloured with red, yellow, and blue to show training areas, boundaries, enclosures, and drinking places.

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Image of No. 1 Green's Tunic  -

No. 1 Green's Tunic -

Green No.1 tunic with box collar.

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Image of No. 2 MkII Hales Pattern Grenade -

No. 2 MkII Hales Pattern Grenade -

Metal grenade attached to wooden handle with 4 canvas tails glued and tied to the end of the wood.

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Image of No1 Mk3 Enfield SMLE Rifles - 1915-1919

No1 Mk3 Enfield SMLE Rifles - 1915-1919

This .303 caliber rifle was used through the First World War by the British and Canadian armies. It was rugged and durable and would operate in all conditions. This rifles includes bolt and magazine has been permanently deactivated.

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Image of Nominal Roll 1910 Trip to England - 1910/08/

Nominal Roll 1910 Trip to England - 1910/08/

Black framed document on white paper with black font. Title at top followed by list of names of staff, grooms and batman, band members, pioneers, and A thru D company members. "The Nominal Roll/Queen's Own Rifles of Canada/On Leaving Toronto August 1910 for Aldershot"

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Normandy Bridgehead -

Map on cardboard of QOR landing on D-Day

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Not readable. -

Handwritten at bottom of cartoon: "now if the Russians should attack Canada....during March...about 200 miles north of the Arctic circle....through Norway the 800 of us guys know exactly how to deal with them..."

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Image of Nyjmegen Marches -

Nyjmegen Marches -

Gold coloured medal, coin, and plaque arranged on a beige fabric background in a wooden frame. Medal has green and mustard yellow colouring, a lion at its centre, and the letters "NBVLO" along the exterior. The coin has a women's image (Queen of Holland Juliana(?)), and writing along the exterior edges. Plaques below reads "Nyjmegen Marches 1958"

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Image of OD Combat Shirt -

OD Combat Shirt -

Green OD combat shirt with Canada titles, flag and "Dieble" name tape. Size 8, 1976

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Image of OD Combat Sweater -

OD Combat Sweater -

OD wool knit sweater, 5 button collar, battle dress patch pockets and epaulettes with captain ranks

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OD Combat Trousers -

OIive drab 6 pocket combat pants.

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Image of OR Gabardine Raincoat -

OR Gabardine Raincoat -

Circa 1962 khaki raincoat

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Image of OR Great Coat  -

OR Great Coat -

circa 1955, OR Grand Coat, khaki wool, QOR title, Commander patch, 1st Division Patch

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Image of OR Mess Kit -

OR Mess Kit -

Rifle green mess kit wit box collar 9 buttons (4 missing), Fish tail trousers with red stripe.

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Image of OR's Tropical Worsted Uniform  -

OR's Tropical Worsted Uniform -

Circa 1962. Tropical worsted OR Service Dress - pants and trousers. Includes belt, collar badges, shoulder titles, cross rifle and crown badge, and basic infantryman trade badge class 1.

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Image of Officer's FS Cap -

Officer's FS Cap -

Black wedge style hat with red cord knot and, brass(?) buttons and QOR cap badge.

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Image of Officer's Greens Jacket - /  /

Officer's Greens Jacket - / /

Rifle green uniform with red facings, box collar, toggle buttons.

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Image of Officer's Mess Kit  -

Officer's Mess Kit -

1931 Mess tunic and vest. Worn by Lieutenant C.O. Dalton. Manufatured by Beauchamp and How Limited made in Oct 1931. Tunic: Made of Green barathea wool, along collar and epaulettes they are trimmed with scarlet trimming, two collar dogs, one officer pip on either epaulette, cuffs of scarlet wool, with two inch black braid, and with Russian black tim in an elaborate fashion. Vest: Made of Green barathea wool, two hip pockets, and closes with ...

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Image of Officer's QOR Collar Badges -

Officer's QOR Collar Badges -

One pair of officer's Queen's Own Rifles of Canada silver collar badges

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Image of Officer's Shoulder Boards -

Officer's Shoulder Boards -

Set of Officers' Shoulder boards

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Image of Officer's Sword -

Officer's Sword -

Chrome plated sword. Blade etched in scalloped design. Guard has a crown badge. Makers mark on left side of blade base. Star of David on right side of blade base. Inscription on top of blade.

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Officer's Training Course Notes -

Course notes of Mines & Booby Traps, leadership, and Battalion Organization. Black leatherbound notebook.

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Image of Officer's Tunic -

Officer's Tunic -

Green Officers' Tunic

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Image of Officer's Tunic and pants -

Officer's Tunic and pants -

Officer's patrol tunic and trousers. Worn by Lieutenant Colonel W Barnard 1952. Manufactured by Tip Top Clothes. Tunic: Made of Green Barathea wool, missing shoulder chords, and collar dogs. 12 ribbons from the First world War, Second to 1970s. Five large Regimental buttons along the front, and 2 medium buttons on the chest pockets. Trousers: Made of Black Barathea wool, along the outer seam of trousers theres a two inch black braid, high w ...

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Image of Officers Forage Cap -

Officers Forage Cap -

Dark green wool Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Officer forage cap. Has a black band, black visor, black button, and a silver braid.

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Image of Officers Forage Cap -

Officers Forage Cap -

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada dark green wool Officers forage cap, with black band, black visor, black braid, and black buttons. Size 7 1/2. Muir cap and regalia.

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Image of Officers Forage Cap - /  /

Officers Forage Cap - / /

Green wool Queen's Own Rifles Officers Forage Cap with silver braid, black band, and black buttons.

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Image of Officers Forage Cap - 2310/20/14

Officers Forage Cap - 2310/20/14

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Officers Forage Cap. Black wool cap with a black band, black braid, chrome badge, muir cap, and regalia.

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Image of Officers Green Patrol Jacket and Trousers -

Officers Green Patrol Jacket and Trousers -

Officer's Patrol green tunic and black trousers. Tunic is rifle green, shoulder boards, and four pockets.Black trousers with woven black two inch women stripe with leather stirrups. Tunic and trousers are brand new that has had no holes cut into them. Tunic and trousers were owned by Major J Gower Sept 1955 and died in service.

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Image of Officers Serge WW II Tunic Captain - /  /

Officers Serge WW II Tunic Captain - / /

Belted green wool service dress tunic for an officer. Captains black pipes and Canada for QOR on epaulettes. QOR collar insignia. Black buttons for QOR. Red lanyard on left shoulder. 3rd division patches on both arms.Gold wire wound stripe to bottom left sleeve. Medals: 1939-1945 Star, France-Germany Star, Defence Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with maple leaf for overseas service.

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Image of Officers Sword -

Officers Sword -

Long silver sword with floral etchings along both sides of blade. Star of David at base of sword. Metal guard with a regimental seal. Grip is lined on one side with metal and wrapped with shark skin. Pommel is tiered and rounded

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Image of Officers' Mess Menu 1917 - 1917

Officers' Mess Menu 1917 - 1917

Coloured hand drawn humourous Officers' Mess Menu with caricatures of officers

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Image of Officers' Mess Regimental Carpet -

Officers' Mess Regimental Carpet -

Green wool (?) carpet with QOR Crest woven in centre and 4" beige tasseled fringe

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Image of Oil Painting Col. Strathy -

Oil Painting Col. Strathy -

Large portrait oil painting of Colonel J.G.K. Strathy. Signature of photographer on bottom left.

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Image of Olive Drab Brassard -

Olive Drab Brassard -

Olive drab cotton sleeve brassard wtih QOR Title and 25th Brigade Group patch

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Olive Drab Combat pants -

Olive drab combat pants

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Image of Olive Drab Jump Smock -

Olive Drab Jump Smock -

Olive drab nylon jump smock with camo parachutes silk collar, "PITTS" name tape and pre-unification jump wings, dated 1954. Belonged to Major General Herbert C. Pitts, MC, CD

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Olive Drab Shirt -

Olive drab cotton shirt with 2 breast pockets and epaulettes. Sleeves cut off.

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Image of Open Front Frog Type Mess Kit  -

Open Front Frog Type Mess Kit -

Circa 1905. Frog type officer's mess kit.

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Original Collett Bugle -

Metal (silver?) bugle with stainless steel (?) mouthpiece. Knob on right side can be switched between "B" an "E". Three coils/tubes.

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Image of Original WWII QOR Souvenir Handkerchief -

Original WWII QOR Souvenir Handkerchief -

Square handkerchief in red and green silk cloth. Decorated with stitched word "Mother" in multicolour thread. Decorated with a patch with QOR insignia, reads "Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 2, IN PACE PARATUS" Also decorated with artificial flowers.

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Image of Originals' Club Flag -

Originals' Club Flag -

Large green flag with gold fringe around top, bottom, and right edges. Flag has symbol of a crown and a beaver at the top. In the middle are the letters "O" and "C" seperated by a chevran; underneith that is embroidered "Originals 1914". Embroidered around the central images are the battle honours. All embroidery done in gold. Framed in gold frame with black matting.

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Image of Other Ranks Patrol tunic -

Other Ranks Patrol tunic -

Other ranks green tunic. Sample, never worn. Four pocket tunic with high style collar. No buttons. Maker Military Contract by Au Wai Lam & Co. 68, FA Yuen Street, Kowloon Hong Kong. Made about 1956

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Image of Other Ranks Uniform Trousers 1911-1912 -

Other Ranks Uniform Trousers 1911-1912 -

Rifle green wool trousers with red stripe. Manufacture Montreal, Quebec, Dated 1911-12.

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Image of Other Ranks wool polyester blend trousers -

Other Ranks wool polyester blend trousers -

Rifle green wool polyester blend trousers with red stripe. Button fly, side pockets, rear right pocket, and with two pleats. High waisted with buttons for suspenders. White cotton inner.

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Image of Otter Badge -

Otter Badge -

Shadow box has grey mating with 4 openings. Top left opening has a black and white photo of a man in heavy uniform jacket and hat with a white mustache. Top right hexagonal opening has a whistle and QOR Badge in it. Bottom box has an opening book "The Guide: A Manual for the Canadian Militia" in it. Between book and whistle is a plaque with Lt. Col. W.D. Otter/ 3rd Commanding Officer/ Queen's Own Rifles of Canada/ 1875-1883.

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Image of Our Absent Hero -

Our Absent Hero -

Book with off white cover, title on top of cover. On bottom is a write up by Toronto Star Weekly. On the back are writeups from the Canadian Magazine, The Mail and Empire, and the Globe Toronto. Book written by Mrs. Durie after her son was killed in action.

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Our Departed Comrades - 1935/05/03

Bifolded off white paper. Title on front in green font. Inside printed toast in green font proposed by Major G H Needler at the 50th Anniversary reunion of the Battleford Column, NW Field Force May 3 1935

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Image of Overseas Diary of Sgt A. McLaren -

Overseas Diary of Sgt A. McLaren -

Details the period 1916-1917 while Sgt McLaren with training at Camp Borden and in East Sandling, England with the 166th Battalion and the 12th Reserve Battalion. Leather bound pocket diary. Cover is red-brown in colour with title emboosed on front in gold lettering. Compartment for storing pencil. Pencil attached to spine. Wooden pencil has metal and blue plastic decoration covering eraser end. Printed by T.Eaton Co.

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Oxford Shoe -

Brown leather oxford dress shoe with toe cap.

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P37 Battle Dress Uniform Trousers -

P37 Battle Dress trouser. Size 10.

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P37 Battle Dress Uniform Tunic -

P37 BD Tunic with QOR, Canada and 3rd Div. patches. Wound stripe, service chevrons and British 1st army patch

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Image of P37 Battledress Tunic -

P37 Battledress Tunic -

P37 Battledress tunic with open collar, dyed black, QOR titles, Canada titles, 3 ribbons

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Image of P37 Col. B Tunic  -

P37 Col. B Tunic -

P37 BD tunic with Col. ranks and general staff tabs and ribbons.

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Image of P37 Skeleton Web -

P37 Skeleton Web -

Tan belt with shoulder straps. Belt includes two ammunition holders on front. On proper left side is a bayonet holder. On proper right is a canteen and canteen holder.

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P37 Small Pack -

P37 Small pack. Khaki canvas web bag with brass hardware and P37 brass strap.

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P37 Webbing -

P37 cotton webbing belt with brass hardwear. Painted black.

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Image of P49 Battle Green Tunic & Sweater -

P49 Battle Green Tunic & Sweater -

P49 green khaki wool BD blouse with QOR titles, maj. rank, 1st Div. patch, black lanyard, 5 ribbons. Underneath is a sweater - OD 5 button combat sweater with patch pockets

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Image of P49 Battledress Blouse -

P49 Battledress Blouse -

Khaki wool serge(?) two-pocket tunic. QOR titles, mobile command patales(?), Cpl. ranks, black tie.

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Image of POW Sign -

POW Sign -

Wooden sign painted white with POW, a large black arrow, and a French grey Third Division insignia.

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Part II Orders 3 Bn The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Brown soft cover flat file binded book. Contains pages with type written daily orders and after orders by Lieut. Col. R. Rennie from December 12 1914- February 6 1915.

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Image of Passenger List Canadian Pacific Railway Company RMS Empress of Britain  - 1911/07/01

Passenger List Canadian Pacific Railway Company RMS Empress of Britain - 1911/07/01

Tan cover with two coloured flags and title in gold. Book contains information about the QOR regiment at the Coronation of King George V and Queen Mary. As well as a list of those aboard the RMS Empress of Britain

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Patrick Cunningham Shadow Box -

Shadow box consisting of the following items: 1 - General Service Medal with "Fenian Raids 1866" bar with replacement ribbon 1 - Original general service medal ribbon 1 - Small brass QOR button 1 - Large silver QOR button 1 - Silver QOR collar badge 1 - Northwest Rebellion 1885 Medal with replacement ribbon 1 - Parchment certificate from 1st Battalion, 16th Regiment of Foot dated 1867

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Patrouille De Francce 1995 -

Print of aircraft flying in an airshow.

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Image of Peak Cap -

Peak Cap -

Rifle green peak cap

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Image of Pellatt Trophy Highest Score Battalion Practices, 1890 - 1890/  /

Pellatt Trophy Highest Score Battalion Practices, 1890 - 1890/ /

Sliver plated shooting trophy topped with female figure holding ivy wreath. Two figures representing Battalion soldiers located on PL and PR side. intricate engravings primarily top and centre of trophy. Engraved explanation of trophy located on center, name of winner engraved on base. Sits on wooden base painted black.

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Image of Percy Hampton Memorial Collection -

Percy Hampton Memorial Collection -

Memorial Collection Lieutenant Colonel Percy Hampton shadow box consisting of: 1. Short biography on LCol Hampton, ED 2. Black and white photo of LCol Hampton (9" x 5") 3. Seven Medals (from left to right): - British War Medal [WWI] - Victory Medal [WWI] - Canadian Volunteer Medal [WWII] - The War Medal [WWII] - King George V Silver Jubilee Medal [1935] - King George VI Coronation Medal [1937] - Efficiency Decoration [Long ...

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Image of Petrol Point Sign -

Petrol Point Sign -

Long white wooden sign mounted perpendicularly on a wooden stake. "Petrol Point" painted in black on right side. On left side is a "60" painted in white on a black background.

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Image of Pioneer Apron -

Pioneer Apron -

Black leather pioneer's apron with insignia of Queen's Own Rifles of Canada decorating the chest area. Insignia in silver, red, and black, sewn on a square patch. Adjustable neck strap and back strap. Bottom of apron has slit to account for leg movement with straps on each leg section to attach to legs. Metal buckles on straps.

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Pioneer Apron -

Black leather pioneer apron with Queen's Own Rifles crest on the front

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Image of Pioneer Sword and Scabbard -

Pioneer Sword and Scabbard -

Silver sword with bronze hilt with serrated edge for 3/4th of the sword. bottom of the sword is straight. Grip of sword has rows, and the guard has the number "3" on it Scabbard is made from black (leather?) with metal elements on top and tip

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