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Catalog Number 1995.14.6
Object Name Statement, Service
Title Statement of Service of Capt. Howitt
Date 01/05/1953
Year Range from 1953
Year Range to 1953
Description Rectangular sheet of onion paper white black type-print. It is a statement of service of Capt. Howitt for the 11th Filed Regiment of the RCA. He began as a gunner in 1937-1939, then seargent, 1939-40; 2nd Lieutenant, 1940-42, and finally as Top Lieutenant in 1942. The sheet is signed by Capt. P.P. in blue ink and in green in there is a star by the date of his service as . The star corresponds with a star near the bottom of the page that says "SHOULD READ 4-8-42"
"11 FIELD REGIMENT FCA, FILE NO. 11 RCA 2501-2, GUELPH, ONT. 5 JAN 53. STATEMENT OF SERVICE, 1 RECORDS HELD BY THIS UNIT SHOW THE SERVICE OF THE MARGINALLY NOTED OFFICER WITH THIS UNIT TO BE AS FOLLOWS: 63 BTY 11 FD BDE RCA GAP 20 MAY 37-1 DEC 39, SGT 2 DEC 39-7 NOV 40, 2/LT 8 NOV 40 - 28 JUN 42, 1/LT 29 JUN 42 *28 OCT 42 2 FURTHER TO THIS CAPT HOWITT WAS CALLED OUT ON CONTINUOUS ARMY DUTY..."
People Howitt, Major G.H.
Search Terms 11th Field Regiment
Subjects MILITARY
FAMILY