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Howard John McMaster was born in Norwood, Ontario in February, 1891.  McMaster enlisted in Peterborough, Ontario in December, 1915 and served overseas with the 52nd Battalion until his return to Canada at the end of the war.  The collection currently consists of twelve letters and several postcards.

William Daniel Boon was born in 1921 in Edmonton, Alberta.  Boon enlisted with the RCAF and was flying with the 150 (RAF) Squadron when he was killed February 26, 1943.  He is buried in Algeria.  The collection currently consists of twenty eight letters and several miscellaneous items relating to his service.

Wilfred Lasca Buck was born in Norwood, Ontario in August, 1897 and enlisted in Cobourg, Ontario in August, 1915.  Buck served with the 38th Battalion and the 171st Battalion.  The collection currently consists of one letter and two postcards.

Lloyd Quintus Duffield was born in Norwood, Ontario in April, 1897 and enlisted in Peterborough, Ontario in February, 1916.  Duffield was overseas with the 93rd Battalion but was discharged in June, 1917 on medical grounds and returned to Canada.  The collection currently consists of eight letters and one Christmas card.

Arthur Kettridge was born in Essex, England in November, 1896.  Prior to the war he moved to Norwood, Ontario and enlisted in Kingston, Ontario in November, 1914.  Kettridge served overseas with the 21st Battalion CEF until his return at the end of the war.   The collection currently consists of three letters and one clipping.

Iden Bonds was born in Yorkshire, England in December, 1882 and moved to Norwood, Ontario prior to the war.  Bonds enlisted in January, 1916 in Peterborough, Ontario and served overseas with the 93rd Battalion CEF until his return to Canada at the end of the war.  The collection currently consists of twelve letters.

Edward Henry McKenzie was born in Nanaimo, British Columbia in March, 1925. McKenzie enlisted with the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry at the beginning of the Korean war, and served in Korea with them until his return to Nanaimo at the end of the war.  The collection currently consists of more than twenty letters and fourteen photographs.

Russel Scriver was born in Norwood, Ontario in October, 1896 and enlisted in Peterborough, Ontario in December 1915.  Scriver served overseas with the 18th Battalion CEF until his death on October 9, 1918.  The collection currently consists of one letter to Reverend Irwin of Norwood.

John Jenkins Penhale was born in Cornwall, England in February, 1866.  He was a mining engineer who settled in Sherbrooke, Quebec prior to the war.  Penhale served overseas as the Lieutenant Colonel of the Divisional Ammunition Column of the CEF until his demobilization in 1919.  The collection currently consists of one Christmas card from 1914.

John (Jack) Butterworth was born in Manchester, England in August, 1894 and emigrated to Canada prior to the war.  He worked as a farmer in Ingersoll, Ontario, where he enlisted in February, 1916.  Butterworth served overseas with the 5th Battalion CEF until he was demobilized and returned to Canada in 1919.  The collection currently consists of a small diary and two photographs.

George Malcolm Roach was born in Boston, Mass., USA in February 1894*.  Roach first enlisted with the Canadian Grenadier Guards in November, 1915 in Cowansville, Quebec.  He was subsequently discharged as medically unfit in February, 1916 but re-enlisted  in May, 1916 with the 117th Eastern Township Overseas Battalion in Magog, Quebec.  Roach served overseas and was wounded at Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917 and due to his wounds discharged near the end of the war as medically unfit.  The collection currently consists of a large collection of post cards sent home to Canada by Roach. *(on his attestation papers of 1916 his year of birth is given as 1895).

James Reid Gillies was born in Dundee, Scotland in October, 1895 and emigrated to Canada in 1906 .  He enlisted in May, 1917 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and served overseas with the C.A.S.C.  The collection currently consists of two photographs, a Christmas card, and his discharge certificate.  See also the collection of John Gillies his brother.

John Gillies was born in Scotland in September, 1882.  He emigrated to Canada prior to the war and enlisted in July, 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba with the 78th Battalion.  Gillies went overseas but was discharged in December, 1916 on compassionate grounds, and died in Winnipeg in November, 1918.  The collection currently consists of three photographs and his discharge certificate.  See also the collection of James Gillies, his brother.

Edward John Wilson Ryan was born in Mille Isle, Quebec in September, 1884.  Ryan enlisted in New Westminster, British Columbia in December, 1915 and served overseas with the 102nd Battlaion.  He returned to Canada in 1919.  The collection currently consists of one photograph, his discharge certificate,  and orders given on November 12, 1918 to the 102nd.

Percy Charles Willmot was born in Birmingham, England in April, 1886 and emigrated to Canada prior to the war.  Willmot enlisted in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1914 and served overseas with the 25th Battalion.  He was invalided back to Canada in 1919 and died in December of that year.  The collection currently consists of three letters and one Christmas card written to a schoolgirl, Doris Fulbrook of Benito, Manitoba, whose class had knitted scarves for soldiers in 1915, and Willmot had received her scarf.  The complete Percy Willmot collection can be found at the Beaton Institute Archives, Cape Breton University.

John McNeill was born in Hull, Yorkshire in December, 1875.  McNeill enlisted in November, 1914 in Victoria, British Columbia with the 30th Battalion.  He served overseas with the 15th Battalion until he was wounded in August of 1918, and subsequently discharged as medically unfit in March, 1919.  The collection currently consists of more than 75 letters and several postcards.

Marvin Neil Dunfield was born in Quyon, Quebec in September, 1883.  He enlisted in July, 1915 in Winnipeg with the 90th Winnipeg Rifles.  Dunfield was wounded in July, 1916 and subsequently invalided back to Canada in June, 1918.  The collection currently consists of four letters and one postcard.

Frank Cronk Smith was born in Brockville, Ontario in May, 1891.  He enlisted in Toronto in February, 1916 with the 169th Battalion.  Cronk served overseas with the 169th and the 20th Battalions, was wounded in August of 1918, and demobilized and returned to Canada in 1919.  The collection currently consists of one photograph, his officer commissions, a Christmas card, and copy of the Canadian Daily Record from December of 1918.

Marvin Neil Dunfield was born in Quyon, Quebec in September, 1883.  He enlisted in July, 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba with the 90th Winnipeg Rifles.  While serving overseas Dunfield was wounded in 1916 and again in 1917, and subsequently invalided back to Canada in 1918.  The collection curently consists of five letters and one postcard.

George Launchberry Dore was born in Ottawa, Ontario and enlisted at Pincher Creek, N.W.T. in December, 1899 at the age of 23.  He served in South Africa with the 2nd Bn. Canadian Mounted Rifles and was discharged in January, 1901.  The collection currently consists of two letters.

Arnold Smith was born in Carholm, Ontario in November, 1892.  He enlisted with the Canadian Grenadier Guards in December, 1915 in Montreal, Quebec and served overseas with the 87th Bn., and then returned to Canada at the end of the war.  The collection currently consists of several letters, postcards, and his diary from 1917.

Lawrence Charles Sinclair was born in Quebec in April, 1895.  He enlisted June 5, 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba with the 61st Battalion, CEF.  Sinclair served overseas with the 3rd Battalion until his death on April23, 1917 at age 22.  He is remembered on the Vimy Memorial.  The collection currently consists of more than fifty letters, photographs, postcards, and other miscellaneous items.

Edwin "Eddie" Frederick Patzer  was born in Yorkton, Saskatchewan in August, 1920.  He was a star defenceman with the Yorkton Terriers during the 1940-41 and 1941-42 seasons.  Patzer enlisted with the RCAF and was flying with the 432 Squadon when he was shot down and killed over Germany, February 21, 1945.  The collection currently consists of personal and official correspondence, photographs, as well as miscellaneous items as clippings and cards.

Thomas Leo O'Keefe was born in Okanagan, British Columbia in January, 1889.  At the time of his enlistment in Victoria, British Columbia in February, 1915 he was a law student.  O'Keefe served overseas with the 7th Canadian Cavalry as an ambulance driver until he was discharged in the spring of 1918 on compassionate grounds.  The collection currently consists of his discharge certificate and two photographs.

Francis Joseph O'Keefe was born in August, 1892 in Okanagan, British Columbia.  O'Keefe enlisted with the 172nd Battalion in Kamloops, British Columbia in February, 1916, but died on March 21, 1916 of pneumonia while training in Kamloops.  He was buried at the O'Keefe Ranch cemetery, on the family ranch in Vernon, British Columbia.  The collection currently consists of one postcard and one photograph.