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Image of Plaque for Long Continuous Service -

Plaque for Long Continuous Service -

Includes QOR Cap Badge, Photo of three Queen's Own Rifles Personnel and their names on a metal plate: M.W.O. Doeg J. 1936-1988, W.O. O'Halloran E.J. 1938-1988, and Sgt. Greer A. 1940-1988. Inscription on plaque.

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Image of Post War Ankle Boots -

Post War Ankle Boots -

Black ankle boots with rubber soles. Lace up the front.

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Image of Presentation of Colours to the Queen's Own Regiment by HM Queen Margrethe II of Demark - 1974/05/

Presentation of Colours to the Queen's Own Regiment by HM Queen Margrethe II of Demark - 1974/05/

A framed coloured print of the presentation of Colours to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battalions and thee 5th (Volunteer) Battalion, The Queen's Own Regiment by H.M. Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, Allied Colonel-in-Chief at Armoury house, London on 4th May 1974.

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Image of Presentation of Silver Mace - 2505/18/63

Presentation of Silver Mace - 2505/18/63

Black and white framed sketch of the presentation of a silver Mmce to the 2nd Battalion (Queen's Own) Volunteer Rifles, by their lady relatives and friends at the Model School Grounds in Toronto.

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Image of Province of Canada - 1864/07/27

Province of Canada - 1864/07/27

Document dated Aug. 27th 1864. Authorizes Henry Pellatt - father of Sir Henry Pellatt - as a public notary. Framed in dark wood.

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Puttees -

1 pair of black wool puttees

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Image of QOR Annual Dinner Program 1894 - 1894/03/15

QOR Annual Dinner Program 1894 - 1894/03/15

Two pages printed back and front. Cream cardstock with gold lettering on cover. Green text with red headings. Program from the Annual Dinner - Thursday evening, March 15, 1894. Back of Page 1 = Menu Front of Page 2 = Toasts Back of Page 2 = List of Men Staple mark through Page 1 (lower left corner) and rust mark on page 2.

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Image of QOR Annual Rifle Match Trophy 2nd Sept 1872 Croft Cup Won by D. Coy and presented to Lieut. Leslie.  - 1872/09/02

QOR Annual Rifle Match Trophy 2nd Sept 1872 Croft Cup Won by D. Coy and presented to Lieut. Leslie. - 1872/09/02

Silver cup trophy standing on a base embossed with leaves. Stem resembles open tent (conical) with two spears pointing out of top in opposite directions. Hanging from the spears are two flags. Bowl is resting on top of stem. Two silver guns resting on outsides of bowl and on top of spears. Engraved on front with title.

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Image of QOR Assn Blazer -

QOR Assn Blazer -

Kelly green single breasted two button blazer with QOR crest on left breast and poppy on left lapel

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Image of QOR Assn Blazer with Crest  -

QOR Assn Blazer with Crest -

Rifle green double breasted blazer with QOR crest on left breast

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Image of QOR Baseball Sweater -

QOR Baseball Sweater -

Baseball jersey with Queen's Own Rifles on the front.

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QOR Branch 344 B.E.S.L. Flag -

A large flag with one horizontal yellow stripe between two blue approxiamately equal width. Union Jack in upper left corner. Text on the yellow stripe reads: "Canadian Legion B.E.S.L. Queen's Own Rifles Branch No. 344". (Text is printed on both sides.) There is a yellow cord fringe around all four edges. BESL was the British Empire Services League which was founded in Winnipeg, Manitoba in November 1925 and incorporated by special Act of Parli ...

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QOR Brandy Snifter - 1960/ /

Squat liquor glass with a deep bowl, short stem, and circular base. The bowl of the glasss is wide at the bottom, and narrows nar the rim. The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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QOR Champagne Flute - 1960/ /

Tall glass with a wide bowl, tall tem and circular base. The bowl of the glass is wide at the bae and remains wide towards the rim. The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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QOR Crest -

Painted and framed QOR rest painted by the CE paint shop at CFB Borden.

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Image of QOR Headquarters Pennant -

QOR Headquarters Pennant -

1 rifle green triangular Queen's Own Rifles of Canada headquarters pennant with regimental badge in the hoist and letters HQ. Two rope loops at top and bottom for hoisting.

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Image of QOR Mess Kit (Captain) -

QOR Mess Kit (Captain) -

QOR mess kit, green jacket, red vest, black pants, Captains route

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Image of QOR Mess kit tunic - /  /

QOR Mess kit tunic - / /

Rifle Green mess kit tunic w/ para wings

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QOR Port Glass - 1960/ /

Short port glass with a small bowl, tall stem and circular base. The bowl of the glass is narrowed at the base and rim. The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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Image of QOR Regimental Flag -

QOR Regimental Flag -

Nylon Queen's Own Rifles flag that was flown in 2016 in Antartica by Cpl Glen Villa and HCol Larry Stephenson on the True Patriot Love Foundation expedition to climb the Antartica's tallest peak, the 4,892m high Vinson Massif. Rifle green regimental flag with the badge in centre with large red stripe centred and two on eithr side.

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Image of QOR Scotch Glass - 1960/  /

QOR Scotch Glass - 1960/ /

Short circular drinking glas with no stem. The base of the glass is narrower than the top/rim.The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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Image of QOR Scotch Glass - 1960/  /

QOR Scotch Glass - 1960/ /

Short circular drinking glas with no stem. The base of the glass is narrower than the top/rim.The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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Image of QOR Serving Tray -

QOR Serving Tray -

Rectangular wooden serving tray. Painted designs on tray covered in glass. Paint has QOR insignia and "Canada, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada In PACE PARATUS, Canadian Army Overseas". Two wooden handles on sides of tray attached with metal bolts.

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Image of QOR Shoulder Titles - /  /

QOR Shoulder Titles - / /

Post war red on green QOR shoulder titles. 4x titles.

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QOR Sr NCO Crossbelt -

Black leather crossbelt with QOR badge

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Image of QOR Wine Glass - 1960/  /

QOR Wine Glass - 1960/ /

Tall glass with a deep bowl and mid-sized rim. The bowl widens slightly from the base of the blwol to the rim.The crest of the QOR is etched onto the bowl.

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Image of QOR assa blazer -

QOR assa blazer -

QOR assa blazer, rifle green, double breasted, QOR buttons, QOR crest on breast pocket.

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QOR hat badge -

QOR hat badge on black plastic in a chrome frame.

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QOR of C 1st Class Sergeant, Musketry Instructor Plaque -

Wooden plaque with "The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 1st Class Sergeant Musketry Instructor in the uniform of 1895" written in black. Beige background colour with image of a 1st class sergeant in uniform standing with his musket, also images of the QOR of C insignia and a close up on the type of hat worn by the sergeant.

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Image of QOR of C British Columbia Plaque - 1966/01/27

QOR of C British Columbia Plaque - 1966/01/27

Metal plate (iron/steel?) with rim that reads "City of Victoria, British Columbia" and has a silver plaque at the bottom rim that reads "Presented to the Battalion Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 27 January 1966". Centre of the plate is decorated with intricate images of two angels on either side of a shield with a crown at the centre. Rising out of the shield is the image of a tower with ivy, a dove, and sun rays. Under the image is a banner ribbon ...

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Image of QOR of C in Germany Newsclippings 1961 -

QOR of C in Germany Newsclippings 1961 -

Green leather bound QOR insignia on front cover. Gold lines around edges and title on spine in gold. Book filled with newspaper clippings from 1961 about QOR.

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Image of Queen Mary Christmas Card -

Queen Mary Christmas Card -

Frame Christmas Card received from Queen Mary, Colonel-in-Chief. "Lilies deck the meadow stream where golden rays of summer glow" "To Warrant officers of the ??

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Image of Queen Mary's Lying in State - 1953/04/11

Queen Mary's Lying in State - 1953/04/11

"Awaiting a Nation's Last Loving Homage: Queen Mary's Lying-in-state in Westminster Hall". Framed copy of a newspaper "The Illustrated London News" with photo and printed article.

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Image of Queen's Own Buffs Shield Plaque -

Queen's Own Buffs Shield Plaque -

Shield with rearing horse at centre, under horse reads "Queen's Own Buffs". Smaller shield with peach and blue stripes mounted on larger wooden shield. Under smaller shield on a ribbon, reads "Veteri Frondescit Honore"

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Image of Queen's Own Rifle's Rifle Match -

Queen's Own Rifle's Rifle Match -

Silver plated. Bowl has slight hourglass shape. Elaborate handles on either side. Engraved scene on both front and back of cup depicting rifle company and individual shooters. Inscriptions on both front and back of bowl at bottom.

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles Armband -

Queen's Own Rifles Armband -

Handmade armband made from a dark green jacket pocket with an embroidered QOR badge sewn on.

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles Coming to B.C. to Escape Calgary Cold (New Item) -

Queen's Own Rifles Coming to B.C. to Escape Calgary Cold (New Item) -

Hand written: "Thanks to good old Nasser we're not getting sun stroke in this sweltering sahara." Image of QOR of C trekking through deep snow in crow's nest pass.

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Queen's Own Rifles Regimental Depot Flag -

Leather snake belt stamped QOR 781

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles Uniform Illustrations -

Queen's Own Rifles Uniform Illustrations -

Six water colour illustrations: 1. QOR 1860 - Jas. Thorburn First Medical Officer 2. QOR 1862 - Rifleman 3. QOR 1863 Officer in Winter Drress 4. QOR 1901 Bugle Major 5. QOR 1901 Pioneer Sergeant 6. QOR 1901 Bugler

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Annual Match - 1894/10/20

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Annual Match - 1894/10/20

Small off-white card with black print on both sides front has title with committee names. Back includes names of matches with a list of prizes for each.

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Cap Badges -

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Cap Badges -

Two Queen's Own Rifles of Canada cap badges. Silver colour.

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Image of Queen's Own Rifles of Canada D-Day Landing - 1960/  /

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada D-Day Landing - 1960/ /

45" x 60" oil on canvas depiction of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada landing at Bernieres-sur-Mer, Normandy on June 6, 1944 painted by Canadian war artist Captain Orville Fisher in 1960.

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Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Playing Cards -

52 playing cards and 2 jokers in a white cardboard box. Back of the playing cards is green with QOR in silver. Made by Crownline and proudly printed in Canada".

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Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Semi Centennial Reunion and Historical Pageant - 1910/06/18

Off white cover with black spine. Contains a draft copy of the official program for the QOR of Canada Semi-Centennial Reunion and Historical Pageant.

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Queen's Own Rifles, Active Militia of Canada, Certificate of Discharge -

Certificate of Discharge for Pte. E.D. Thompson. Served 17 Sept 1880 - 17 March 1884

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Image of R. Dyson Brick -

R. Dyson Brick -

Trapezoid shaped beige brick found in a wall in France by Tarjko Pot. R. Dyson is carved onto the surface of the brick. R. Dyson, B. 44572 Rifleman was killed in action February 26, 1945

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Image of RBG MacDonnell Shadow Box -

RBG MacDonnell Shadow Box -

Shadow box with three openings. Left opening has 4 medals: (L-R) The Defence Medal; Canadian Volunteer Service Medal; The War Medal 1939-1945; The Efficiency Decoration Territorial. To the right of the medals is a photo of an officer with label below "Captain RBG MacDonnell Queen's Own Rifles"

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Image of RCAF Mess Kit Tunic -

RCAF Mess Kit Tunic -

Dark blue mess kit jacket with maj. ranks and 1 PPCLI button. Silk lapels.

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Image of RCAF aired flight suit.  -

RCAF aired flight suit. -

Tan nourex shirt, pants, long sleeve t-shirt

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Image of RCHA Shield Plaque - 1968/  /02

RCHA Shield Plaque - 1968/ /02

Wooden plaque - E II R Royal Canadian Horse Artillery Regimental Crest. Brass plate has inscription.

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Image of RCMP Plaque to 1st Battallion 1966 - 1966/10/28

RCMP Plaque to 1st Battallion 1966 - 1966/10/28

Wooden plaque with metal plate with the RCMP badge at the top. Underneith is engraved "Presented to Officers, NCO and men of the 1st Bat. Queen's Own Rifles of Canada by Officers, NCO's and Constables Royal Canadian Mounted Police 'E' Division October 1966"

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Image of RFC Flying Log Percy Hampton -

RFC Flying Log Percy Hampton -

The Royal Flying Corps pilots logbook belonging to (later) Lieutenant Colonel Percy Hampton. Light brown appears to be leather.

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Image of RFC Sopwith Camel Model -

RFC Sopwith Camel Model -

Plastic model of a Royal Flying Corps Sopwith Camel painted brown with red, white and dark blue rondels on the wings and sides. C1039 is marked on the tail and B on the side.

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Image of RSM Dory Sergeant's Certificate - 1966/05/10

RSM Dory Sergeant's Certificate - 1966/05/10

Certificate appointing RSM, WOI, H.A. Dory, CD as honourary Member, Serg. Mess Queen's Own Rifles of Canada. Provenance hand written on back.

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Image of Ralph Dudley Shadow Box -

Ralph Dudley Shadow Box -

Shadow box containing photo of Rifleman Ralph Dudly and his wife sitting on a green bench on the left side. On the right is the QOR cap badge, QOR pin, Overseas Medal, Volunteer Service Medal with clasp, Defence Medal, and General Service Pin.

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Image of Rank Epaulets -

Rank Epaulets -

Pair of Major rank epaulets. "Canada" CADPAT (Arid Pattern). "09 Banerjee" on back.

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Image of Ration Pack, World War II -

Ration Pack, World War II -

Contents of a second world war ration pack. Not in orginal packaging but in a ziploc bag. Contents include: 1 x match box variety of wrapped candies 1 x sewing kit 1 x package of halazone water purification tablet 1 x package of caffeine tablets 1 x squeeze tube of unknown contents 1 x chocolate bar 1 x plastic bag with string

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Image of Recruiting Poster Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Recruiting Poster Queen's Own Rifles of Canada -

Reads "Join the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada."

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Image of Red Cross Armband -

Red Cross Armband -

British Empire Service League Canadian Legion pin is pinned under a red felt cross on white felt square glued to khaki felt armband. Folded in three and held with a pearl hat pin.

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Regimental Depot Flag -

Nylon Queen's Own Rifles flag with "Regimental Depot" printed under the regimetal badge. Dark green background with three narrow vertical stripe. Badge is in red, black and white. Hoist side includes rope and loop.

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Image of Regimental Dinner Fork -

Regimental Dinner Fork -

Silver regimental dinner fork with bugle horn engraved on lower part of handle

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Image of Regimental Memorandum, Head Quarters, Toronto, 31 May 1871 - 1871/05/31

Regimental Memorandum, Head Quarters, Toronto, 31 May 1871 - 1871/05/31

8.5 x 11 page stating information on: Uniform, kit, rations, baggage, pay, books, tools, discipline. By order Salter M Jarvis, Capt and Adjt. In black wood frame.

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Image of Relic WWII Helmet -

Relic WWII Helmet -

Rusted metal helmet with silver edging on rim. Several bullet entrance and exit holes in top. Circular helmet with rim around all sides.

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Image of Replica Canada General Service Medal - 1991/  /

Replica Canada General Service Medal - 1991/ /

Canada General Service Medal (replica) Fenian raid 1866 Canada 1991

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Image of Reproduction 3rd Battalion soldiers uniform -

Reproduction 3rd Battalion soldiers uniform -

Reproduction First World War era 3rd Toronto Regiment tunic. Was machine manufactured of green wool. Sleeves are lined with brown fabric (possibly linen). Cuffs have been shortened by hand. Tunic has 5 buttons down front, C3 collar badges, Canada Insignia on top of epaulettes and a red rectangle topped with a smaller green triangle on both arms - signifying 3rd Battalion (green triangle) of 1st Division (red square).

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Image of Reproduction Shako -

Reproduction Shako -

Rifle green felt shako with black spherical pom-pom and a QOR badge. The hat is trimmed with leather.

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Image of Rifle Green Blazer - /  /

Rifle Green Blazer - / /

Rifle green 3-pocket single-breasted blazer. QOR buttons, no crest.

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Rifle Green Dress Trousers -

Rifle green fish tail back trousers with red leg stripe.

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Image of Rifle Sling -

Rifle Sling -

Black rifle sling issued for use on the C7A2 or C9LMG. Burnt and damaged after an explosive attack on a vehicle.

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Image of Rifleman George Bailey -

Rifleman George Bailey -

Shadow box with seven openings. Top cut out has image of battlefield formations, small cut out just below with title "The Battle of Cut Knife Hill 1885". Down left side are 3 cut outs each with a medal. Two cut outs on right have medal (top) and text (bottom) giving short bio on Rifleman George Bailey. Green mating in wooden frame.

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Image of Rifles Pattern Field Cap - 2014/09/10

Rifles Pattern Field Cap - 2014/09/10

Black wool Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Field Officers cap. Has black visor with black braid, red piping, gold buttons, and chrome badge. Worn by Col. I. MacDonnel

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Image of Road Verges Mined Sign -

Road Verges Mined Sign -

Wooden sign painted white with black lettering "Road Verges Mined". Top left corner painted "60," while top right corner is painted yellow leaf in a grey square.

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Image of Roll of Honour Certificate for Sidney Ryan  -

Roll of Honour Certificate for Sidney Ryan -

Calligraphic scroll given to Ryan's family indicating that his name had been added to the City of Toronto Roll of Honour. Signed by the Mayor, City Clerk, and City Treasurer.

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Image of Rolph Jackson Letter Collection -

Rolph Jackson Letter Collection -

Beige cardboard box containing seven packets of letters bound together with a string, and one loose postcard. Letters belong to Rolph Jackson and date between 1940-1945. All letters appear to be written home.

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Image of Royal Artillery Cap Badge -

Royal Artillery Cap Badge -

Brass cap badge of the Royal Canadian Artillery. Canon surmounted by a banner with the motto "Ubique" meaning "everywhere". A crown which should surmount that banner is broken off and missing. Below the canon is the other motto on a banner reading "Quo fas et gloria ducunt" which translates as "Whither right and glory lead".

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