Photograph of Lillian Kirk (nee Wilson)

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A black and white photograph of Lillian Kirk wearing a uniform with a tie.
Lillian Wilson was the daughter of William and Florence Wilson, formerly of Greenwood, ON. Her full name was Lillian Mazie Gertrude Wilson, initials being L.M.G.W. At only 5 feet tall, she was nicknamed: "Light Machine Gun Wilson". She met James R Kirk in 1943 and in July 21, 1945 they were married at the Whitby Baptist Church.

Photo on the front of the eighteenth leaf of Alex Brown's album. This leaf has four slots for photographs on each side. The photo at top left is Marg Kennelly. The photo at top right is Lillian Kirk. The photo at bottom left is Fay Sturgess. Photo at bottom right is Ruby Palmer.
Lillian Kirk C.W.A.C.
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Width: 10 cm
Height: 15 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 15cm
Personal Name(s):
Wilson ; Kirk
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
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Scanned from copy negative
Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Photograph of Lillian Kirk (nee Wilson)

A black and white photograph of Lillian Kirk wearing a uniform with a tie.