Fonds AF2012.034 - McNab, EA - Ernest Archibal McNab

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AF2012.034 - McNab, EA


Ernest Archibal McNab


  • 1939 - 1945 (Accumulation)
  • 1926 (Accumulation)
  • 1906 - 1977 (Creation)

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2 fonds boxes (E.A. McNab Box #1 and Box #2)
White photo album
Black photo album

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Donated to the Air Force Museum of Alberta 8 August, 2012 by Dr. Gordon McNab, son of Ernest Archibald McNab. Accessioned and organized in the year 2012 by Curator Alison Mercer.

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Donated by Dr. Gordon McNab, son of Ernest Archibald McNab on 8 August, 2012.

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Scope and content

A collection of photographs, documents, and certificates from Group Captain Ernest A McNab's service in the Royal Canadian Air Force. The collection covers the periods between the 1930's to the 1970's, including documents and photographs from the Second World War, the Korean War, Queen Elizabeth's visit to Canada in 1951, and the Battle of Britain Ceremony in 1960.

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  • English

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    The Air Force Museum of Alberta Archives - Accession Number AF2012.034

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    The Air Force Museum of Alberta

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    • English



      Archivist's note

      Created by Assistant Curator Mara Garbutt, Summer 2015.

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