Item 2023-038 - War memoir of Arthur Robert Jenkinson

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CA ON00156 2023-038


War memoir of Arthur Robert Jenkinson


  • c.1920 (Creation)

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15 pages

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Arthur Robert Jenkinson was born in Norwich, England in 1889. He married Maggie Prior in 1908 and the couple moved to Canada in 1911. Arthur joined the Canadian Expeditionary Force in September 1914 and served overseas until 1918. He died in 1972 and was buried in the Belleville cemetery.

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Found among papers of donor's godparents.

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Donated by Phyllis Savoie in May 2023.

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Account of Arthur Robert Jenkinson's First World War experiences as a soldier in Europe.

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