Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.
George Lamb, 1916
|Series 1||George Lamb's First World War letters. -- 1916-1918|
|Series 2||Letters from Cassie McKee. -- 1916-1918|
|Series 3||Army service and death records. -- 1916-1918|
|Series 4||Photographs. - 1915-1917|
|Series 1||George Lamb's First World War letters. -- 1916-1918. -- 4 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of letters written by George to his parents and siblings. Includes some letters from his relatives to him. The files include full transcriptions of the letters.|
Letters from Kamsack, Saskatchewan. -- January-May 1916
Letters from Camp Hughes, eastern Canada, Westenhanger, and England. -- June-December 1916.
Letters from France and he Machine Gun Depot at Crowborough Camp in England. -- January-March 1917.
Letters from Crowborough Camp and France. -- April-June 1917.
Letters from No. 7 Canadian Hospital in France, after being gassed by the Germans. -- July-September 1917.
Letters from France. -- October -December 1917.
Letters from "Somewhere in France". -- 1918.
|M-9235-8||Miscellany. -- [1916-1918]. -- Consists of empty envelopes, an incomplete letter from Aunt Fan, and and incomplete handwritten copy of poem by John Power from the New York Times.|
|Series 2||Letters from Cassie McKee. -- 1916-1918. -- 2 cm of textual records. - The series consists of letters written to George by his fiancee who lived in Edmonton, Alberta.|
|M-9235-9||Letters from Cassie McKee. -- 1916|
|M-9235-10||Letters from Cassie McKee. -- 1917-1918|
|M-9235-11||Loose enclosures from Cassie McKee's letters. -- [1916-1918]|
|Series 3||Army service and death records. -- 1916-1918. -- 1 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of his Attestation Paper, pay book, and death records.|
|M-9235-12||Canadian Pay Book for use on Active Service. -- 1916-1917|
|M-9235-13||Certificate of death and newspaper obituary. -- 1918 View now.|
|M-9235-14||Copy of his Attestation Paper. -- February 4, 1916. -- The original is held by Library and Archives Canada.|
||Photographs. -- 1915-1917. -- 13 photographs. -- The series consists of views of the Lamb family, George Lamb, Cassie McKee, and military training and transport.
Many of these photographs have been scanned. View now.