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by Temujin
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Ancestry
Topic: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker

Yeah I was going to have them mounted and put in frames of some sort. I'm a bit torn as I do enjoy their aged condition, but I think cleaning and mounting is the right thing to do to honour them. It would be nice in a shadow box where it can be a frame, but also opened so that one may touch the med...
by Temujin
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Ancestry
Topic: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker

Another option is to have them mounted for display. The photo below is my wife’s father’s medals. Mounted in our hallway. The photo on the left is when he joined the Army in 1939 (he was only 16, yes lied about his age).......the middle photo is from a post card he sent from Italy (he was a Sgt) and...
by Temujin
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Ancestry
Topic: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Reginald Sparkes and Charles Tucker

Nice collection Phil. I know these are in “original condition” but if you wanted to have the medals “refurbished” with new ribbons etc, I know a few firms that do this. They would also “court mount” them if you wish?? But, its also nice to keep them in original condition. I notice quite a few Armour...
by Temujin
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA
Replies: 35
Views: 1209

Re: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA

Boy, I have to say I’m impressed by LAC’s response time on this. I sent the “order request” this morning, and recieved a response this afternoon telling me they have instruction Heritage Canadiana to go ahead with digitizing the file and putting it up on their website, which will take approx 12 week...
by Temujin
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA
Replies: 35
Views: 1209

Re: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA

Filip.......I”m still looking for the Convoy that D. Leonine was on. Unfortunately I’ve searched two files (over 4000 pages per file, and each has to be gone thru “page by page”), and I haven’t found the correct date or convoy or ship, BUT Their is a “missing file” that “may” contain the info we ar...
by Temujin
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA
Replies: 35
Views: 1209

Re: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA

Filip.......I”m still looking for the Convoy that D. Leonine was on. Unfortunately I’ve searched two files (over 4000 pages per file, and each has to be gone thru “page by page”), and I haven’t found the correct date or convoy or ship, BUT Their is a “missing file” that “may” contain the info we ar...
by Temujin
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA
Replies: 35
Views: 1209

Re: Researching the 2 LAA and 2 HAA Regiment RCA

Filip.......I”m still looking for the Convoy that D. Leonine was on. Unfortunately I’ve searched two files (over 4000 pages per file, and each has to be gone thru “page by page”), and I haven’t found the correct date or convoy or ship, BUT Their is a “missing file” that “may” contain the info we are...
by Temujin
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Royal Rifles of Canada, Force “C” Nominal Roll
Replies: 0
Views: 60

The Royal Rifles of Canada, Force “C” Nominal Roll

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by Temujin
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Winnipeg Grenadiers - Force “C” - Nominal Roll
Replies: 0
Views: 55

The Winnipeg Grenadiers - Force “C” - Nominal Roll

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by Temujin
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Force “C” HQs Nominal Roll - Hong Kong
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Force “C” HQs Nominal Roll - Hong Kong

Nominal Roll on embarkation to Hong Kong Oct/Nov 1941
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