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Canadians Killed At Salisbury 
Newspapers  "Canadians Killed At Salisbury," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 26 Jan 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) ; Salisbury, Eng. Full text available on microfilm
Four More Deaths Among Canadians At Salisbury Camp 
Newspapers  "Four More Deaths Among Canadians At Salisbury Camp," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 7 Jan 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) ; Salisbury, Eng. ; Full text available on microfilm
Shot By Sentry G.T.P. Watchman Is Dying Today 
Newspapers  "Shot By Sentry G.T.P. Watchman Is Dying Today," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 19 Aug 1914  Great War ; World War I ; Grand Trunk Pacific Elevator ; William Sleep ; Elevator watchman shot by sentry guarding elevator Full text available on microfilm
Soldier Falls Under Wheels Of Car; Saved By Emergency Brake 
Newspapers  "Soldier Falls Under Wheels Of Car; Saved By Emergency Brake," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Nov 1914  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Streetcars ; Run over by streetcar while marching from Port Arthur Full text available on microfilm
Lt. Stan Rutledge Foresaw His Death 
Newspapers  "Lt. Stan Rutledge Foresaw His Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Jan 1966  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Stanley Rutledge ; Lieutenant Stanley Arthur Rutledge ; Pen Pictures from the Trenches (publication) ; Royal Flying Corps ; 28th Battalion Full text available on microfilm
Mud At Salisbury Reaches The Limit; Canadians Drown 
Newspapers  "Mud At Salisbury Reaches The Limit; Canadians Drown," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 7 Jan 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available on microfilm
Fire Wipes Out Whole Plant Of Copp Stove Co. 
Newspapers  "Fire Wipes Out Whole Plant Of Copp Stove Co.," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 May 1917  Copp Stove Company Ltd. ; Syndicate Avenue ; Empire Avenue ; Manufacturing ; Fire damage ; Fort William Fire Department ; World War I ; WWI ; Great War ; Munitions Manufacturing Full text available on microfilm
Militiamen Finds Fire At Elevator Saves Heavy Loss 
Newspapers  "Militiamen Finds Fire At Elevator Saves Heavy Loss," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 20 Jan 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Canadian Northern Elevator ; 96th Lake Superior Regiment ; 96th Regiment ; Garrison duty Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 May 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Francis A. Roy (POW) ; Murillo resident ; Thought to have escaped POW camp ; Rejoins Unit ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) ; S. Colish's Funriture Store ; Simpson Street ; Fire damage Full...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 23 Jun 1915  Victoria Avenue ; Ross Block ; J.R. Gillespie Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Charles Daggitt ; 1st Contingent ; First Contingent ; Recovered from injuries ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available on microfilm
Who's The Soldier Who Saved Child? 
Newspapers  "Who's The Soldier Who Saved Child?," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 14 Jul 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Current River Swimming Pool ; Bernard Davey ; Rescued from drowning by unknown 52nd Battalion soldier ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 30 Jul 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Sgt. Brooker ; 96th Regiment ; 96th Lake Superior Regiment ; Accidentally shot ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion ; Mock battle outside wireless station ; Port Arthur Wireless Station ; Fire at Mackie residence ; Emo Mackie...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 21 Jul 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Barney Bell ; Port Arthur resident ; Fred Vulkan ; Fred Volkmann ; Ben Ramshaw ; Ben Renshaw ; All charged with treason ; Charged for assisting enemy aliens across Canadian border into US Railways ; Railway Accidents ; Mrs. C.W. Hedley (deceased) ; Saved daughter...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 Jul 1915  Motor Vehicle Accidents ; George Matthews ; MacDonald Truck ; Donald Street Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Charles Moore ; 96th Regiment ; 96th Lake Lake Superior Regiment ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion ; Major Wayland ; Camp Sewell ; 44th Battalion...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 26 Jul 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Private Booker ; 96th Regiment ; 96th Lake Superior Regiment ; Guard at Ogilvie Elevator ; Accidental shootings ; Accidentally shot through hand Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jul 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Edgar James ; Fort William resident ; Will train with 44th Battalion under Colonel Wayland ; Winnipeg, MB ; Sewell camp ; Donald Finlayson (KIA) ; Well known in Fort William ; Canadian Highlanders ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Aug 1915  V. Carleton residence ; Cameron Street ; Fire damage ; H.W. Robinson ; Robinson Family ; Vehicle caught fire ; Twin City Junction ; Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; 52nd Battalion Band ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; 52nd (New Ontario) Battalion ; Registry Building ; Building construction Full text...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Aug 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Henry Knott (POW) ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Port Arthur Fire Department ; A. Rome ; Prospect Ave. ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 2 Aug 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Charles Daggitt ; Port Arthur resident ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; Wounded in Battle Langhemarcq ; Returned to the front ; 1st Contingent ; First Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Red River Road ; Mona Street ; Fire damage Full text...
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 19 Aug 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Arthur Harold MacKay (deceased) ; 1st Field Artillery Brigade ; Port Arthur Resident ; Spinal Meningitis ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Algoma Street ; C. McCall ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
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World War One Thunder Bay Centennial Project


This group brings together all of the photos, newspaper records, documents, and related material pertaining to the First World War and as commemorated through the World War One Thunder Bay Centennial Project.