Posts Tagged ‘WW1’

Attention OGS Members: Archives of Ontario Seeks Real Stories of WWI

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Do you have an ancestor who fought during World War I?

The Archives of Ontario is offering OGS Members a chance to share their WWI family research through two exhibition cases (34″ x 58″ in size) located in their Reading Room.

More information and application forms are available in the OGS Members Only Area.

The Deadline for Submission is December 1st, 2013.

Give your WWI ancestors a voice and get your stories in now.

Contact Info for the Archives of Ontario:


Telephone: 1-800-668-9933 Toll-Free Number (Ontario only)

Mailing Address:

The Archives of Ontario
134 Ian Macdonald Boulevard
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M7A 2C5

Heritage Photo of the Day: November 7, 2012

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Canada’s Nurses and Nursing Sisters:


After a Bombing Raid in Étaples, France, 1918








Nursing Sisters at a Canadian Hospital voting in the Canadian federal election, France, Dec 1917









Nursing sisters of No. 10 Canadian General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps








Nurses Arrive Overseas, France 1944