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The Military Museums Library and Archives Canada. Royal Canadian Navy With digital objects
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Naval Association of Canada Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0061
  • Fonds
  • 1919-2016

Fonds consists of the records of the Naval Association of Canada from the time of its conception through to current date. Records are predominantly textual with some interspersing of photographs. The fonds have been divided into 12 series: Board of Directors, Annual General Meetings, Official Correspondence, President's Office, Honorary Council and Treasurer's Office, Committees, Awards, Position Papers and Briefs, Special Projects, NAC Publications, Related Organization Files, Related Government Publications.

Naval Association of Canada

Sherman Edwin and Mary Teresa Vera Murray Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0091
  • Fonds
  • 1954-1966

The collection consists of items and photographs pertaining to Mary Teresa Vera (Imhoff) Murray’s time as a nurse in the Royal Canadian Navy and items and photographs pertaining to Sherman Edwin Murray’s career in the Royal Canadian Navy. It is divided into two series:

  1. Mary Teresa Vera Imhoff records
  2. Sherman Edwin Murray records

Murray, Mary Teresa Vera

John Edisforth Heward Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0093
  • Fonds
  • 1940-1945

Consists of textual and photographic material related to the WWII career of John Edisforth Heward. Of particular note is the connection to his sinking of U889 (TG W6) while he was Captain of HMCS Rockcliffe.

Files include:

  1. Clippings: News clippings regarding: visit to Summerside PEI, the sinking of U889, Heward's being mentioned in dispatches
  2. Photographs: 48 b+w images of ships at seas some with crews visible ; photographs pf HMCS Rockcliffe including one of Officers on bridge of U889 ; portraits of Heward
  3. Heward's accounts: of his mission to St. Malo ; "A Brief History of HMCS Rockcliffe"

Heward, John Edisforth

John Louis Quinn Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0129
  • Fonds
  • 1925-1963

Consists of material related to the naval career and death while serving of John Louis Quinn.

Quinn, John Louis

William Hinman Duce Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0058
  • Fonds
  • 1917-1994

Fonds consists of correspondence and photographs related to the naval service of William Hinman Duce during WWI. The subject of most of the correspondence is Duce's application, and appeal for entitlement to benefits under the War Veteran's Allowance Act.

Duce, William Hinman

Robert Arthur Tetrault Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0106
  • Fonds
  • 1942-1945

Consists of album pages with mounted photographs and clippings as well as one framed certificate.

Tetrault, Robert Arthur

Unknown Sailor's post WWII Photographic Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0110
  • Fonds
  • 1946- [1955?]

Fonds consists of black and white photographs and negatives attesting to life aboard HMCS Cayuga and other Canadian naval ships and their points of landing during the years 1946 until about 1955.

Includes photos of HMCS Crescent, merchant vessels, shore leave in Asia, ship's interior and exterior, crew photos, planes in flight, as well as family photos.

Unknown HMCS Cayuga sailor

John Allen Turner fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0132
  • Fonds
  • 1950-2018

The collection consists of personal records, training materials, post-retirement material and a number of naval newsletters and publications related to the military career of John Allen Turner. Predominant date range is 1950-1975

The collection is divided into the following series:

  1. Active service related records
  2. Training and regulatory materials
  3. Naval newsletters and publications

Turner, John Allen

Barrie Allan Reeder Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0090
  • Fonds
  • 1960-[199-]

Fonds consists of two photo albums related to the naval career and naval interests of Barrie Allan Reeder. Volume 1: related to McBride B.C.; training time at HMCS Cornwallis: patrolling the Inside Passage on HMCS Margaree and trips stateside. Volume 2: HMCS Margaree, Spring Cruise ’62, weapons exercises ’62 and going home.
Photographs are all black and white and presumed to be predominantly originals.

Reeder, Barrie Allan

John McFerran Fonds

  • CA ACU TMM F0094
  • Fonds
  • 1940-1945

Consists of one album of black and white photographs attesting to the Naval career of Leading Telegrapher John McFerran aboard HMCS Swansea during WWII. Also includes a digital version of McFerran's journal from 1944. Information includes details of U-Boat engagement and German prisoner's captured and details related to activities prior and during to D Day.

McFerran, John