Glengarry and Sergeants Stripes of John Andrew Pearson

A framed 13 inch (33.02 cm) by 16 inch (40.64 cm) black wooden frame containing the Glengarry and Sergeants Stripes of John Andrew Pearson. The Communion Table in St Andrew’s Church donated by Sergeants was designed by John Andrew Pearson. Pearson was made an Honourary Sergeant in recognition of his donation of his time and […]

48th Highlanders Book of Remembrance Frontispiece

In abutments under glass tops at each end of the Memorial Communion Table in St Andrew’s Church is the 48th Highlanders’  Book of Remembrance, upon which the names and ranks of the dead of both world wars, 1,818 soldiers, are inscribed in elegant block script on 25 parchment pages. One page is turned each year […]

48th Highlanders Book of Remembrance

In the centre of the chancel is a memorial Communion Table dedicated on Remembrance Day, Sunday, 11 November 1934, by The Rev. Stuart C. Parker, D.D., Minister of St. Andrew’s and Chaplain of the Regiment. The table, a gift of the sergeants in memory of their comrades who fell in the First World War, stands […]

Certificate accompanying War Service Badge

Certificate issued to Capt. A C H Andrews of the 15th Battalion that accompanied the War Service Badge. The badge was worn on civilian clothes to identify the wearer as serving or having served in the First World War. The certificate had to be carried when the badge was worn as method of verification.

48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928 by Kim Beattie

48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928 by Kim Beattie. This book gives an account of the 48th Highlanders from 1891 to 1928, which notes the most significant moments, especially its services during the First World War.

Pte William Ronald Dafoe – new testament

New Testament, pocket size, carried by Pte Dafoe and returned to his mother after he was kia in the battle of the Rimini Line on the Adriatic coast of Italy, overlooked by a German observation post “Kestrel”. inside cover: W. R. Dafoe From Eastern Star Patriotic Assn., Havelock, Ont.

Negatives WO Cyril L. Shaw & family portrait

A 1.5 inch by 2.25 inch medium format negative digitally developed into a BW picture of WO Cyril L. Shaw & family 2 negatives 1. WO Cyril L. Shaw in Uniform 2. family portrait Ladies perfumed calendar E.W. Hoyt & CO Business Card John Ewing Co. Blank Canada Post card inside Dileas front cover is […]

Wife of WO Cyril L. Shaw

A 1.25 inch by 1.25 inch photo of WO Cyril L. Shaw’s wife in hat inside Dileas owned by WO Cyril L. Shaw