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Catalog Number 1976.40.64.1
Object Name Program
Title The Guelph Garrison Order of Service Program, July 31, 1927
Date 07/31/1927
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1927
Description Program - The Guelph Garrison Church Parade and Memorial Service Order of Service Program at Exhibition Park, July 31, 1927. Rectangular buff coloured paper with black printed lettering and border. Folded in half to form a four page program.
Front page: "The Guelph Garrison Church Parade and Memorial Service / Order of Service / Sunday, 31st July, 1927. At Three o'clock Exhibition Park..... 1827 - Guelph's Centennial - 1927". Under "Exhibition Park" is a list of the names of the military units and commanding officers who participated in the parade and the memorial service.
The centerfold details the order of service. The right side acknowledges that the end of the program will be a "Commemoration of The Fallen" which is printed in bold lettering.
On the back cover, the order of service continues. The poem "In Flanders Fields" is printed in the lower half of the page.
People Buckland, C.H.
Jones, L. E., Lieut.-Colonel
McArthur, Capt. G.C.
McCrae, John
Simpson, Lieutenant-Colonel W.
Search Terms 11th Field Regiment
33rd Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force
34th Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force
Exhibition Park
Guelph Centennial Celebrations
Guelph Garrison
Royal Canadian Armed Forces
Royal Canadian Legion
Wellington Rifles
Dimensions 20.5 x 15.3 cm. - L x W (closed)