Fonds 1106 - Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Officers Training Corps. University of Toronto Contingent fonds

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Reference code

UTA 1106

Title

Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Officers Training Corps. University of Toronto Contingent fonds

Date(s)

  • 1901-1965 (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

3.15 m of textual and graphic records and moving images
(16 boxes, 2 items)
1 artifact

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This artillery unit was established in 1916 and consisted almost entirely of students and graduates from the University.

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Fonds consists of 4 accessions:

A1968-0003: Service records and lists (1914-1950); financial records (1915-1965); histories and reports (1914-1964); war diaries (1939-1945); minutes of committees and officers' meetings (1921-1957); order books and manuals (1915- 1948); publications (1901-1937); photographs and one painting. (16 boxes, 1901-1965)

A1998-0005: Group photograph of the C.O.T.C. (1 photograph, ca. 1914-1917)

B1981-0044: Bronze lapel pin inscribed "University of Toronto Canada Overseas Training Company" and " COTC". Pin is shaped like maple leaf. (1 item, 1914-1918)

B2004-0005: Military portrait ot the University of Toronto Contingent, Reinforcement Draft, 1st Tank Battalion taken October 19 1918.

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A accessions are subject to review under "Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act"

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The bulk of the materials can be found in accession A1968-0003. Finding aid is attached.

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A1968-0003

Accession

A1998-0005

Accession

B1981-0044

Accession

B2004-0005

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