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May 12, 1943
Mrs. Douglas received a Mother’s Day greeting from her son Gnr. Harold Douglas in England in the form of a cable.
Gnr. Harold J. Douglas is attached to the 3rd Anti-tank Regiment and Mrs. Douglas’ friends rejoice with her in hearing from her son. His wife also resides in Haliburton.
February 17, 1944
Gnr. H. J. Douglas who has been overseas for the past three and one half years has returned to Haliburton. His wife and mother reside in Haliburton.
February 23, 1944
Gnr. Harold Douglas who arrived home this week after three and one half years overseas is happy to be back. While in training in Lindsay with the 1st Midland Reg’t he received a broken ankle which has given him a great deal of trouble and because of this was sent back to Canada recently. On the boat he met Jack M. Cluff, son of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Cluff of the Red Umbrella Inn, who was also on his way back to Canada for medical reasons. This makes the 5th Haliburton County boy to return from overseas.
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Harold Douglas, who is stationed at Brockville, arrived in Haliburton on Friday. Harold was overseas and returned early in the summer and he and Mrs. Douglas are visiting his mother and other relatives for a few days.
- Media Type
- Genealogical Resource
- Item Type
- 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
- 23 Feb 1944
- Personal Name(s)
- Harold Douglas
- World War II Service Files
- Language of Item
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