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Our online collections contain 1,196 stories and 454 oral histories.

Title Date of Arrival Culture Related Ship Accession Number Language More Information
Immigration story of Dr. Craig Cole (English Immigrant) Canadian S2017.263.1 English
Immigration story of Dorothy MacKenzie-Payne (English Immigrant) British S2016.373.1 English
Immigration story of Dorothy Louisa Nevard (English War Bride) British S2016.355.1 English

During the First and Second World Wars civilian, European women, married Canadian soldiers. Most of the women came from Great Britain, with fewer numbers coming from other European countries. These women are referred to as War brides.

Immigration story of Daphne Pocock (English War Bride) English S2017.288.1 English

During the First and Second World Wars civilian, European women, married Canadian soldiers. Most of the women came from Great Britain, with fewer numbers coming from other European countries. These women are referred to as War brides.

Immigration story of Clive Bebbington (English Immigrant) English S2016.148.1 English

Clive describes the extent of the bombing damage in Britain a full decade after the end of the war.

Immigration story of Charles William (Bill) Chitty (English Immigrant) British S2016.439.1 English

Recipient of the following awards: the France & Germany Star, the Defense Medal, the Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp, the War Medal 1939-1945, and the Keeper of the Gates award from the city of Gananoque, Ontario.

Immigration Story of Cecil Harrison (Scottish Immigrant) Scottish S2016.230.1 English
Immigration story of Beverly Oster (nee Sadler) (British/Canadian Immigrant) Canadian S2017.294.1 English
Immigration story of Betty Emm (Dutch immigrant) Dutch S2016.353.1 English

This story was shared with the Museum by Betty Emm January 19, 2016.

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