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Item ID# A2013.008.007
Title Birth certificate - Harold Seabrook
Object Name Certificate, Birth
Dates of Creation April 1, 1942
Creator Ontario. Deputy Registrar-General
Description A certificate of birth to certify that Harold Stanley Seabrook's information is on record in the Registrar-General of Ontario's office.

The certificate indicates that Harold was born March 25, 1924 in Fort William, in the District of Thunder Bay. His father was William James Seabrook, and mother was Eleanor Emily May. His address was Hornepayne, Ontario, and his registration date was April 22, 1924.


Admin/Biographical History Harold Stanley Seabrook was born in Thunder Bay in 1924. His parents were Eleanor Emily May Seabrook and William James Seabrook. His siblings were Norman William, Kathleen (Kay) Alice and Allan Roy. In 1935 the family moved from Hornepayne, Ontario to Toronto. In 1939 they moved to Southampton. Harold joined the RCAF in 1942. Harold arrived in England in winter of 1944. On April 12, 1944 the Halifax Bomber Harold was travelling in struck a hill, killing all on board. (SOURCE: "In memory of Harold Stanley Seabrook").
Provenance The item appears in "In memory of Harold Stanley Seabrook;" a booklet created by Allan Seabrook (donor) and Gale Douglass, daughter of Marg Saunders, who received a doily from Harold in 1942 (pictured on pg. 10 of booklet). The item was passed through the family to the donor, who is Harold's younger brother.
Collection Seabrook, Harold Stanley fonds
Physical Description 1 p. ; 19 x 26 cm
People Seabrook, Eleanor
Seabrook, Harold Stanley
Seabrook, William
Place Fort William
Thunder Bay District
Level of Description Item