Fonds F3235 - James Malcolm Colquhoun fonds

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CA ACU GBA F3235

Title

James Malcolm Colquhoun fonds

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1927-2015] (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

12.5 cm of textual records. -- ca. 10 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

James Malcolm Colquhoun, 1917-, was born in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. He served in the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) in the Second World War and was a German prisoner in Stalag Luft 3 from 1943 to 1945. Later in life he retired to Victoria, British Columbia.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of James Malcolm Colquhoun, 2016.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, etc. re service in the RCAF, prisoner-of-war experience, and membership in POW organizations after the war.

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Accruals

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No restrictions on access.

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Language and script notes

The material is in English.

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No finding aid.

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Title based on contents of records.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Thursday, December 08, 2016

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