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Name Hall, Herbert J. (Bert)

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Image of 2012.43.1 - Booklet

2012.43.1 - Booklet

"Keeping the Faith: Colonel John McCrae Memorial branch Yearbook 1934" The booklet is blue with an illustration of crosses and poppies behind the title. The Legion crest is in red in the centre of the cover. at the bottom of the cover is a red quote "Never elated while one man oppressed - Never dejected while another blest". The booklet is 24 pages and is mostly filled with ads from local businesses. The booklet also has some pages related to the Legion: Page 1: Foreword Page 5: Memorial to the dead Page 7: Picture of John McCrae and poem In Flanders Fields Page 9: List of Officers and Members of Legion Page 11: "About Ourselves" Page about McCrae Branch of

1972.20.16 - Book, Year

The Torch 1944 Yearbook Vol. XI. The book has a light brown cover with and illustration of a hand holding a torch. The book tells of the happenings of the Col John McCrae Branch of the Legion over the year 1944. The book is also filled with ads of local businesses.

Image of 2012.43.11 - Booklet

2012.43.11 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XI 1944" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". The booklet is 52 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: "Keep The Torch bright" by Rev. R.M. Field, Major Page 3: List of Legion Officers Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "King's Sergeant John A. Wilkinson, Possessor of One of The Finest Military Records in Canada" by J.E. Carter Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: Wishes

Image of 2012.43.12 - Booklet

2012.43.12 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XII 1945" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back is an ad for Victory Bonds. The booklet is 52 pages and is filled with legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Message from the editor, W.A. McAlpine Page 3: "Mayor Gordon Rife" by J. E. Carter Page 5: Greetings From the President Page 7: "Brigadier Kenneth Sanderson Torrance: One of Guelph's Famous Sons" by J.E. Carter Page 8: Wishes from the Mayor and Cou

Image of 1985.61.1 - Photograph

1985.61.1 - Photograph

Black and white photograph with gray mount of a hockey team with a trophy, identified as Hall's Red Indians, City Champions 1933-34. The Sponsor of this team was Herbert J. Hall, who was proprietor of Hall's Red Indian Service Station, located at 21-23 Gordon Street. The photograph was taken in front of this service station ( note the numbers 23 and 21 above the door. ) Players and position identified on mount. Back row: Mickey McMillan, Coach; Bert Hall, Sponsor; Stew Young, Manager; Hughie Anderson, Sec.-Treas. Front row: Herbie Thomas, Goal; Tiny Beattie, Centre; Howie Jackson, L. Wing; Chesty Brill, L. Defense; Dipper Steep, Centre; Fat Young, R. Defense; Snort Steep, L. Wing; Hawkeye Oc