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Fonds F0045 - Lionel Corlett Fonds

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Lionel Corlett Fonds


  • 1915-1917 (Creation)

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2 items

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Biographical history

Lionel Corlett was born in Lancashire, England on October 9th, 1878. He emigrated to Canada and settled in the Edmonton region of Alberta, working as a freight clerk. He enlisted with the Canadian Expeditionary Force in June of 1915 and served with the 9th Canadian Railway Troops.

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Donated by Joan Willson, May 2005.

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Fonds consists of one Christmas card and a photocopy of Corlett's Attestation Paper.

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No restrictions on access.

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Archival materials do not circulate and must be consulted in the TMM Library and Archives Reading Room. Duplication of materials in the collection may be subject to copyright and other restrictions. Please contact TMM Library and Archives staff for guidance on reproduction.

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  • English

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Complete digital war records for Lionel Corlett are available through Library and Archives Canada:

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Fonds processed in 2010.




Archivist's note

This AtoM record was created by Jason Nisenson, September 2015.

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  • Box: EW Singleton box 3-1-6