Fonds F0954 - James Hogarth fonds

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James Hogarth fonds


  • 1917-1945 (Creation)

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2 cm of textual records. -- 16 photographs

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Biographical history

James Hogarth, 1879-1969, was born in Scotland. He joined the British Army in 1894, and served with the King's Own Scottish Border Regiment in the South African War. He came to Calgary, Alberta in 1910. During First World War he served with the 56th (Calgary) Infantry Battalion. He was one of the original members of the Calgary Highlanders, formed in 1921. He rose to the rank of major and was quartermaster of the Highlanders during the Second World War. In civilian life he was a carpenter, and was employed by A.B. Cushing Mills for 44 years. He married Hannah Isabella Goodfellow in 1912 and they had two daughters.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of James Raymond, 1970, 1978.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of army paybooks (1917-1918), field service pocket book (1932), military certificates (1923-1931), photographs of the Calgary Highlanders (1920s-1945), and souvenir programs.

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No restrictions on access.

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      The material is in English.

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      No finding aid

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      Title based on contents of records.


      The M's should be amalgamated.


      His medals are in Military History.

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      Dates of creation revision deletion

      Thursday, February 22, 2018




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