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Item ID# A2013.008.015
Title 54th Entry, No. 2 Wireless School, April 1943 [graduation program]
Object Name Program
Dates of Creation April 1943
Creator No. 2 Wireless School
Description A yellow booklet created for the graduation banquet of the Wireless Air Gunners 54th Entry Graduates. It took place at Hotel Palliser on April 29, 1943.

The booklet includes names of guests of the 54th, graduates' names and autographs of friends. The front cover contains "Seabrook H.S." written in small block letters at the top and it contains the R.C.A.F. crest.

"Seabrook, H.S., South Hampton" is included as a graduate. There are several checkmarks beside names of other graduates.


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 4 p. ; 10.5 cm
Subjects Military
Military training
Royal Canadian Air Force
Second World War
People Seabrook, Harold Stanley
Place Alberta
Southampton
Level of Description Item