Fonds AF2016.023 - Mathany, Lem Bowers - Lem Bowers Mathany

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AF2016.023 - Mathany, Lem Bowers


Lem Bowers Mathany


  • 1942-1946 (Accumulation)
  • 1918-1988 (Creation)

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1 photo album

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Donated to the Air Force Museum of Alberta 1 December, 2016 by Brian Soutiere, nephew of Lem Mathany. Accessioned and organized in the year 2017 by assistant Curator Mara Garbutt.

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Donated by Brian Soutiere, nephew of Lem Mathany, on 1 December, 2016.

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A collection of personal photographs taken by LAC Lem Mathany during his time in the RCAF during the Second World War. This collection includes photographs taken during his training in Kingston, Ontario in 1942 as well as photographs collected during his service in No. 118 Squadron in Alaska.

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  • English

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The Air Force Museum of Alberta Archives - AF2016.023.001

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The Air Force Museum of Alberta

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  • English



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Created by assistant Curator Mara Garbutt, December 2017.

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