Official Party at Launching of Corvette H.M.C.S. Whitby, 1943
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- A black and white group photograph of members of Whitby's Town Council who attended the launch of the Corvette H.M.C.S. Whitby. From left to right:
Back Row: Fred T. Rowe (Mayor), John R. Frost (Town Clerk), Francis McIntyre (Chairman of Whitby War Effort Committee), James Ormiston (Deputy Reeve), Rev. A.E. Ingram, Mrs. John S. Leitch, Robert Deverell (Reeve), Robert McNee
Front Row: Andrew Muir, Peter Draimin, Warren Mowat.
- In 1943, the Town of Whitby sponsored the construction of the Corvette H.M.C.S. Whitby, which was launched on September 18, 1943 from the shipyards at Midland, Ontario. This photograph was published in the Daily Times Gazette.
- Launching of Corvette "Whitby"
Rev. A.E. Ingram. Mrs. Jno. S. Leitch.
Francis McIntyre Chairman War-effort Com.
Fred T. Rowe Mayor R. Deverell Reeve Counselors - R. McNee. Andy Muir
John R. Frost Town clerk Jas. Ormiston Dep. Reeve Peter Dreyman Warren Mowat
- Date of Original:
- September 18, 1943
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
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Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
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- Copyright Statement:
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
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- Scanned from copy negative
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