The Personal Histories Fonds

Date(s) of Creation

c. 1854-2005.

Physical Description

12 cm of textual records.

Scope and Content

The Personal Histories Fonds contain wartime diaries, documents, interviews, articles, postcards, photographs, and histories from various First and Second World War veterans. Included also is a paper by Sidney Allinson about Canada’s First Victoria Cross recipient Lt. Alexander Dunn, who received the VC by being apart of the Light Brigade at Balaclava in 1854.