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Canadian Expeditionary Force, 111th Battalion, at London, Ontario, on 23 June 1916

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
23 Jun 1916
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Framed, black and white outdoor panoramic group portrait of the Canadian Expeditionary Force 111th (South Waterloo) O.S. Battalion, in London, Ontario. The image is dated 23 June 1916. Image shows whole company lined up, with their band, officers, and their camping tents behind. Also seen in the b…
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Description Level
Item
Creator
McDonald, Percy E., Photographer
Accession Number
P007056
Material Details
Photographs
Panoramic photographs
Physical Description
131.8 cm (W) X 21.8 cm (H)
138.1 cm (W) X 29.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
23 Jun 1916
Date of Publication
1916-06-23
Scope and Content
Framed, black and white outdoor panoramic group portrait of the Canadian Expeditionary Force 111th (South Waterloo) O.S. Battalion, in London, Ontario. The image is dated 23 June 1916. Image shows whole company lined up, with their band, officers, and their camping tents behind. Also seen in the background are several horses and a car. Several pieces of artillery are lined up in the foreground.
Storage Location
Art Rack
Name Access
McDonald, Percy E.
111th O.S. Battalion, 111th (South Waterloo) Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force
Subject Access
Group portraits
Military camps
Military training
Panoramic photographs
Soldiers
Place
London, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
London, Ontario
Notes
The troops for the 111th were mustered from Waterloo County-South Waterloo Regiment. Mobilised in Canada 1915-16, they went to England in 1916 and were absorbed by the 35th Battalion (Toronto) before heading to the front in France. The photographer, Percy E. McDonald, had a studio located at 45 Walnut Street, Hamilton, Ontario. The photograph is in fair condition, with silvering and fading throughout. Frame is in poor condition.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Canadian Expeditionary Force, 118th (North Waterloo) O.S. Battalion, 1 October 1916

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1 Oct 1916
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white framed outdoor group panoramic portrait of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, 118th O.S. (North Waterloo) Battalion, at Camp Borden, near Angus, Ontario, on 1 October 1916. The image shows whole company lined up, with their band, offices and the their camping tents in the background.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
McDonald, Percy E., Photographer
Accession Number
P001322
Material Details
Photographs
Panoramic photographs
Physical Description
122.5 cm (W) X 24.5 cm (H)
128 cm (W) X 30 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1 Oct 1916
Date of Publication
1916-10-01
Scope and Content
Black and white framed outdoor group panoramic portrait of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, 118th O.S. (North Waterloo) Battalion, at Camp Borden, near Angus, Ontario, on 1 October 1916. The image shows whole company lined up, with their band, offices and the their camping tents in the background.
Storage Location
Art Rack
Name Access
McDonald, Percy E.
118th O.S. Battalion
118th (North Waterloo) Battalion - Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
Subject Access
Group portraits
Military camps
Military personnel
Military training
Panoramic photographs
Soldiers
Place
Canadian Forces Base Borden, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Canadian Forces Base Borden, Ontario
Notes
Officially authorised photograph by the Minister of Militia and Defence. Photographer: Percy E. McDonald - 45 Walnut St., Hamilton, Ontario. Photograph is in fair condition. Some water damage and general fading. Rippling under glass is showing.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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