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Gordon Hood fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 13
  • Fonds
  • 1936-1939

The fonds contains a 35 page photo album with photographs of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry on Vancouver Island near Comox and Bowser, British Columbia 1936-1939 and 1 Permanent Pass book dated 23 March 1937 from Esquimalt, B. C.

Hood, Gordon

Joe Erdmann fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 130
  • Fonds
  • 1996

The fonds consists of volume 2, issues 1 and 2 of The Ric-A-Dam-Doo, a newsletter published by Joe Erdmann for members of the Great War Association.

Erdmann, Joe

George Skelly fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 132
  • Fonds
  • 1951-1952

The fonds consists of two copies of a newsclipping about George Skelly's return home to Winnipeg in 1952; two collected books of First World War cartoons by Bruce Barnsfather, Fragments from France and More Fragments from France; an album of photographs of Skelly's experiences in the Korean War, 1951-1952; and 87 loose photographs of the Korean War.

Skelly, George Alfred

Owen Gardner fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 133
  • Fonds
  • 1794, 1924-1989

The fonds contains a copy of the Militia Act of Great Britain (1786) from Gardner's library; his Warrant (1939); his demobilization letter (1945); a transcribed poem; and a menu from the Sir Winston Spencer Churchill Society (Calgary) annual memorial dinner (1984). Includes photographs from Gardner's military career which he had framed (1924-1973); and photographs from his retirement collected by Evelyn de Mille (ca. 1980s).

Gardner, Owen Wallace

Charles Petrie fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 134
  • Fonds
  • 1950-2006

The fonds documents Charles Petrie's experiences during the Korean War. Includes LCol Jim Stone's Order of the Day at the outset of the 2nd Battalion's deployment (1950 Nov 19); Charles Petrie's account of the Battle of KapYong (1951 Apr 25-26) based on his field notes and diary (1951 Mar 28-May 6); pass and photographs of the opening of armistice talks (1951 Oct 22); menu and magazine from Christmas Day spent in the British Commonwealth Hospital Kure; shipping schedule, Kure-Pusan; newsclippings; photographs; slides; and North Korean propaganda, safe conduct passes, and soldiers' documents.

Petrie, Charles A.

Gordon McSpadden Craig fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 137
  • Fonds
  • [Ca. 1913]-1919, [ca. 1960]

The fonds includes Gordon Craig's documents while he was a prisoner of war at Stendal, Germany. Includes an album consisting mostly of postcard photographs of fellow prisoners. Includes a note indicating that Craig was bayonetted while carrying Maj Stanley Jones off the battlefield. Includes a presumed high school graduation portrait of Gordon Craig; and album pages showing Gordon with his friends, and training at Niagara-on-the-Lake with the 1st University Company. Includes a letter, Clifford T. Jones (brother of Maj Stanley L. Jones) to William McSpadden expressing appreciation for Craig's kindness to Stanley Jones while in prison camp.

Craig, Gordon McSpadden

Thomas Joseph Aherne fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 138
  • Fonds
  • 1968-1996, 2017

The fonds consists of Tom Aherne’s service records, certificates, newsclippings, and photographs documenting his military service and personal life, manuals and precis used in his military training, and collected newsletters.

Aherne, Thomas Joseph

Gilbert Candy fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 14, C40-6.2
  • Fonds
  • 1914-2002

The fonds contains diaries, photographs, service records, letters and biographical information of Gilbert Candy.

Candy, Gilbert

Gordon Appelbe Smith fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 15
  • Fonds
  • 1942-2016

The fonds contains 8 photographs of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry officers prior to inspection by Lady Patricia Ramsay at Seaford, Sussex England and prior to embarking for Sicily in June 1943. Also included are 2 photographs of Lieutenant Gordon Smith wounded in Sicily, 2 of him sketching and resting during a bivouac, one of his friend Capt. George Corkett; an obituary of Rowan Coleman; a 1996 photocopy of regimental history pages which mention Gordon Smith; and 3 messages delivered to Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry while enroute to and after landing in Sicily, June/July 1943. Includes 4 photographs of wartime paintings, an autobiographical sketch, and a reminiscence on the invasion of Sicily. Includes 2 photos of him at work in his art studio in his late 90s; and obituaries written after his death.

Harro Sten Bloom fonds

  • PPCLI Fonds 16
  • Fonds
  • 1914, 1960-1998

The fonds contains photographs covering a wide variety of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Regimental activities including the presentation of the Ric-A-Dam-Doo, 1914; the Regimental Hockey Team, 1960/1961; N.W. Europe Depot Platoon Graduation, 1961 and 1962; Junior NCO School, 1961; Parachute Training 1960-1962; Farewell to Victoria, 1963; First Battalion Officers in Germany and Honour Guard, 1964; Wreath of Laurel presentation, 1964; Regimental Ski Team; Regimental Mascot Lloyd George; officers, 1966; KapYong Parade, 1975; Officers' Mess Dinner, 1969, 1974 and 1976; and the PPCLI Association annual meeting, Ottawa, 1998. The textual material includes Second Battalion Routine Orders, 1958-1959; the Second Battalion Tattoo Programme, 1976; a Vox Pat Newsletter, June 1956; newsclippings of the Colonel-In-Chief and Troopings, 1974 and 1983; and a pamphlet featuring a reproduction of the official Year of the Veteran illustration, 2005.

Bloom, Harro Sten

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