Fonds AF2016.038 - Staples, A.L - Aliston Leslie Staples

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AF2016.038 - Staples, A.L


Aliston Leslie Staples


  • 1939-1946 (Creation)

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Contains 1 fonds (AF2016.038 - Individual Personnel Records)

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Donated to the Air Force Museum of Alberta on 19 September, 2016 by Sharon Dunnett, niece of Alison Staples. Accessioned and organized by curator Alison Mercer in 2016.

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Donated by Sharon Dunnett, niece of Alison Staples, on 19 September, 2016.

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The fonds include a series of documents pertaining to Leslie’s service with the RCAF. These include Leslie’s service records, a letter to his parents’ informing them of his Missing in Action statues, letters welcoming him to the G.Q. Parachute and Caterpillar Clubs, and a Pilot Flight Record and Log Book complete with pen and chain.

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  • English

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    The Air Force Museum of Alberta Archives - AF2016.038

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    The Air Force Museum of Alberta

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    • English



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