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John Wigmore collection
General material designation
- Textual record
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- Wigmore, John G.
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2 cm of textual materials
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Name of creator
John G. Wigmore was the son of Thomas B. Wigmore of Thorold, Ontario and served as a Leading Aircraftman with the RCAF during the Second World War. His older brother William (Bill) C. Wigmore was a Squadron Leader and flew in England, Gibraltar and Malta and was mentioned in dispatches.
Scope and content
The collection consists of forty-five letters from John Wigmore to his parents, plus two additional letters from his brother Bill, written between 1942-44.
Immediate source of acquisition
The collection (2015-020) was acquired from Gord Russell in April 2015.
The letters are organized chronologically.
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Restrictions on access
There are no access restrictions.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
The collection is in Box G043.
Further accruals are not expected.