Arthur Walter Francis Denyer, 1957

Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Item Type:
A black and white negative of a portrait of Arthur Denyer (1896-1957).
Arthur Walter Francis Denyer was born at Ballincollig, County Cork, Ireland, in 1896. He served in India, Africa and Europe during the First World War as a Sergeant Major in the 12th and 16th Royal Lancers. He came to Canada in 1927 and to Whitby in 1930, where he worked as a supervisor at the Ontario Hospital. He was President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112 in 1956-1957 and in 1955 organized the Legion's Drumhead Service parade for Whitby's Centennial of incorporation as a town. He was a Noble Grand of Eastern Star Lodge IOOF and a member of the Benevolent Rebekah Lodge No. 132. Mr. Denyer died at Oshawa General Hospital on January 3, 1958 and is buried in St. John's Anglican Cemetery, Port Whitby.
Date of Original:
Width: 1 in
Height: 1.5 in
Personal Name(s):
Denyer, Arthur Walter Francis
Corporate Name(s):
Royal Canadian Legion ; Ontario Hospital
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8790179254845 Longitude: -78.9428692752075
Creative Commons licence:
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Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
Copyright Holder:
Photographer Unknown
Recommended Citation:
Arthur Walter Francis Denyer, 1957, Photographer Unknown. Whitby Archives A2016_017_033A.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
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Arthur Walter Francis Denyer, 1957

A black and white negative of a portrait of Arthur Denyer (1896-1957).