Canadian Officers' Training Corps no. 3 platoon at Canadian Forces Base Borden
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- Black and white group photograph of the Canadian Officers' Training Corps no. 3 platoon at Canadian Forces Base Borden in Barrie, Ontario. This is the School of Infantry. Second row, left end, is Waterloo College student Harold Russell. Second row, sixth from the left, is Waterloo College student Jack Ryan.
- The university-based Canadian Officers’ Training Corps (C.O.T.C.) trained undergraduate students for officer commissions in the Canadian Army reserves. Cadets pursued their degree throughout the school year, and served Canadian Army corps during the summer. The Waterloo College detachment of the University of Western Ontario Contingent was established in 1940.
Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo, Ontario. It began in 1911 as the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada. In 1924 Waterloo College was established, providing courses in post-secondary education. In 1960 Waterloo College became Waterloo Lutheran University, and in 1973 changed its name to Wilfrid Laurier University.
- NO. 3 PLATOON, C. O. T. C. "A" COY. PHASE 1 R.C.S. of I. CAMP BORDEN ONT. 1955
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- Image Dimensions
Image Width: 23cm
Image Height: 8.5cm
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- Harold Russell fonds
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Latitude: 44.26821 Longitude: -79.91136
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- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation
- Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
- Reproduction Notes
- S742 Disc1
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