Alfred Samuel Reardon, 1945


Description
Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Photographs
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative of a portrait of Sergeant Samuel Reardon. He is dressed in military uniform.
Notes:
Alfred Samuel Reardon was born at Middlesex, England on 16 April 1911 and came to Whitby in 1927. On 24 September 1939, Reardon signed up with the 11th Armoured Regiment in Oshawa and served in Europe for the duration of the Second World War.

On returning to Whitby, he opened a show repair business in 1946 but closed it in September 1951 due to ill-health. From 1964 to 1976 Reardon was employed in the laundry and linen service at Whitby Psychiatric Hospital.

He died at Whitby on 13 August 1980 and is buried in Groveside Cemetery, Brooklin.
Inscriptions:


Date of Original:
November 11, 1945
Date Of Event:
November 11, 1945
Dimensions:
Width: 11 in
Height: 8 in
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 11in
Image Height: 8in
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
29-003-076
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8799229565475 Longitude: -78.9420890808105
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Samuel Reardon, 1945, Marjorie Ruddy, Whitby Archives, 29-003-076.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
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Alfred Samuel Reardon, 1945


Black and white negative of a portrait of Sergeant Samuel Reardon. He is dressed in military uniform.