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Page 84: Babcock [Clifford?]


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Full Text
October 1944
Seaman Is Home From Convoy Job

  The many friends of Leading Seaman Babcock are glad to see him back in town again.
  He arrived Wednesday morning and all day yesterday he was meeting friends whom he hasn't seen for some time.
  He was telling a post representative that he has been on convoy duty in the North Atlantic.
  He looks well and says he has been treated swell.
  He is home on a 28-day furlough and intends to visit around a bit. Says he will be glad when he will be back home for good, although he has had a wonderful experience.

Media Type:
Newspaper
Image
Text
Genealogical Resource
Item Types:
Clippings
Snapshots
Articles
Photographs
Description:
Incorrectly placed clipping on the back of Harold Brennan's card. Likely a clipping for Clifford Babcock [see WWII Service Files (A-BI, page 165) for related information].
Notes:
This card is part of a larger collection of World War II personnel clippings. The project began in 1944 at the Lindsay Library. The intent was to gather together as much information as possible on the military record and the service of people from the Town of Lindsay and the County of Victoria (now Kawartha Lakes) who served in the war. To that end, during the years 1944, 1945, and 1946, members of the public donated photographs and updated information about their loved ones. Both library staff and the public saved and donated newspaper clippings. Some of the files contain great amounts of detail, while others have just a name.
Date of Publication:
Oct 1944
Subject(s):
Collection:
World War II Service Files
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.353649010228 Longitude: -78.7313579629517
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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190 Kent St W.
Lindsay, ON K9V 2Y6
(705) 324-5632

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Page 84: Babcock [Clifford?]


Incorrectly placed clipping on the back of Harold Brennan's card. Likely a clipping for Clifford Babcock [see WWII Service Files (A-BI, page 165) for related information].