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Catalog Number 1976.18.3
Object Name Scroll
Title Fallen Soldier Commemorative Scroll - R. Blades
Date c. 1915
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1918
Description Scroll with "George V crest " Commemorates death of Pte. Roland Blades, Canadian Infantry Battalion, killed in WW. "He whom this scroll commemorates was numbered among those who, at the call of King and Country, left all that was dear to them, endured hardness, faced danger,and finally passed out of the sight of men by the path of duty and self-sacrifice, giving up their own lives that others might live in freedom. Let those who come after see to it that his name be not forgotten.
People Blades, R. (Private)
Search Terms World War I
Royal Canadian Armed Forces
Subjects WORLD WAR I
MILITARY - ARMY
Dimensions 27.8cm L X 17.5cm W