Fonds PR-274 - WWI Collection

Canadian Expeditionary Force death certificate for Private Robert Thomas M. Kellow

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WWI Collection


  • [1914-1919] (Creation)

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3 artifacts.
0.5 cm of textual records.
1 certificate.

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Biographical history

Saanich Archives was established in 1978 through the efforts of Deputy Municipal Clerk Jo-Anne Morrison.


Archival history

This is an artificial collection consisting of single objects relating to the First World War. Items were donated to Saanich Archives as a result of the Saanich Remembers WW1 Project.

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Donated in multiple accessions in 2016-2018.

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Collection consists of objects relating to the First World War and to Saanich residents who served. Collection includes medals, CEF pay book, death certificate, a letter, and a commemorative teacup and saucer.

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Further accruals expected.

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Accession Numbers: 2016-011, 2016-028, 2017-001, 2017-003, 2017-015, 2018-013.

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