Photo of Homer Boake
Description
Creator
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photo of Homer Boake.

This photograph appears on the back of the sixteenth leaf of Alex Brown's album. There are four photos on this leaf. At top left is a photo of Frank Rosettani. At top right is a photo of Fred Anderson. At bottom left is a photo of Doug Isaacs. At bottom right is a photo of Homer Boake.
Notes
Alex Brown is a local Whitby area veteran. He is a member of the Royal Canadian Legion.

Homer Boake was born at Downsview, Ontario. He came to Whitby in 1931. He enlisted and spent 5 years in the Irish Regiment of Canada overseas during the Second World War. Later he became a sales supervisor for Consumers Gas for 22 years. He has bee a board member of the Whitby Senior's Activity Centre and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Whitby Branch and the Composite Masonic Lodge.



Inscriptions
Homer Boake
Irish Regiment
Date of Original
c.1941
Dimensions
Width: 10 cm
Height: 15 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 15cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
Alex_Brown_Page_016_Verso_004
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact askreference@whitbylibrary.ca

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Photo of Homer Boake


A black and white photo of Homer Boake.

This photograph appears on the back of the sixteenth leaf of Alex Brown's album. There are four photos on this leaf. At top left is a photo of Frank Rosettani. At top right is a photo of Fred Anderson. At bottom left is a photo of Doug Isaacs. At bottom right is a photo of Homer Boake.