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PPCLI WOs & Snr NCOs Club (Retired) collection

  • Collection 39
  • Fonds
  • 1987 - 2010

The collection consists of scattered issues of the Club's newsletter, The Piklee Post (1987-2009), the Piklee Info Bulletin (2006, 2010), and the annual report of the PPCLI WOs & Snr NCOs Club (Retired) for 2006.

George Fraser Smith fonds

  • Fonds 111
  • Fonds
  • 1950 - 2004

The fonds consists of photographs documenting George Smith's military career, most of them from the Korean War (1950-1953); a scrapbook documenting his post-1950 military career, including 2PPCLI newsletters (1950-1957), newsclippings (1951-1982), programs for ceremonial events, autographs, North Korean propaganda, Japanese currency, and materials from PPCLI veterans' reunions (1964, 1976); a card autographed by veterans of the Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment; 17 scrapbooks of newsclippings of military news and opinion, mostly from Calgary newspapers (1963-1996); and one file of loose newsclippings (1995-1996).

Smith, George Fraser

Second World War photo collection

  • P70
  • Collection
  • 1939-1945

This collection consists of photographs of Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) activities from 1939 to 1945. The Regiment performed guard duty in England, and saw action in Sicily, Italy, and Holland. The collection Includes action shots, souvenir postcards, and group portraits created and collected by members of the Regiment.

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry

Ashworth Thomas Clifton fonds

  • PPCLI 01.02
  • Fonds
  • 1942-1955

The fonds contains qualification certificates, citation letters and newsclippings detailing the career of Ashworth Thomas Clifton and the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in Korea. Also included are various photographs of parachute training, Arctic maneuvers and the First Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in Korea 1951-1952.

Clifton, Ashworth Thomas

David Luxford collection

  • PPCLI 01.105; 02.52
  • Fonds
  • 1975-2000

The collection contains booklets and training manuals used by Luxford in his training and collected from other sources. Topics covered include Canadian military history, infantry training and small arms training. Includes a map of the Balkans.

Luxford, David

Charles Alexander Wake fonds

  • PPCLI 01.111
  • Fonds
  • 1914-1941

The fonds contains laser colour copies of Captain Charles Wake's scrapbook. Included are correspondence, recruitment statistics, newsclippings and photographs of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry officers.

Wake, Charles

Edward A. Higham fonds

  • PPCLI 01.15, 01.83, C70-10.1
  • Fonds
  • 1918-1976

The fonds contains 115 photographs and 15 laser photographs covering various Regimental events Between the Wars and the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry's activities during the Second World War. Highlights include the visit of Lord Byng, 1922, the 8 May 1932 Trooping, the visit of King George and Queen Elizabeth, 1939, training in Canada and the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in England, Italy, France and Holland during the Second World War. Also included are 98 photographs and 19 negatives of Edward Higham's service with the Second Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in Korea, 1950-1951 and various documents relating to service in Korea and with the Reserves. Included is a scrapbook possibly collected by Craftsman Higham's parents in Manitoba, documenting activities of 2PPCLI in Korea.

Higham, Edward A.

Clayton W. Mowat fonds

  • PPCLI 01.70
  • Fonds
  • 1997-1998

The fonds contains 3 photographs of Second Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Veterans at the KapYong Memorial and at United Nations Cemetery at Pusan, Korea 1998. Also included is a newsclipping and informational flyer describing the Korean Veterans Wall of Remembrance unveiled at Meadowvale Cemetery in Brampton, Ontario 27 July 1997.

Mowat, Clayton

Donald Munro fonds

  • PPCLI 02.55
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1999

The fonds contains correspondence, newsclippings, journal entries, pamphlets, booklets, video footage, travel ephemera and travel maps related to the Canadian Veterans Affairs Pilgrimage to Sicily and Italy in 1999. Also included are small maps of key battles fought by the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in Sicily and Italy in World War Two and photocopies from the scrapbook of Donald Munro 1943-1945 depicting the activities of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry during the War. The photographs depict War Graves Commission cemeteries in Sicily and Italy and military members and students on the pilgrimage.

Munro, Donald

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