Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Item ID# A2013.008.028
Title Reproduction Record of Service Airmen: Harold Seabrook
Object Name Record, Service
Dates of Creation 1942-1944
Creator Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force
Description A photocopy of record of service for Harold Stanley Seabrook. Harold enlisted in 1942 and was killed in a flight accident on April 12, 1944.

Associated units, ranks, trades, leaves, medical history and other notes are recorded, as well as Harold's personal information (brith, parents' names, sports, hobbies). His civil occupation includes edging (for Mr. C. Steel, Southampton 1941-42) and woodworking.

His address prior to enlistment was Southampton, Ontario.
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 2 p. ; 28 x 43 cm
Subjects Accidents
Airplanes
Military air pilots
Military service
Royal Canadian Air Force
Second World War
People Seabrook, Eleanor
Seabrook, Harold Stanley
Seabrook, William
Place Southampton
Level of Description Item