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Item consists of a letter describing events that took place at the Kapuskasing Internment Camp, during the period November 1917 to mid-summer 1919. Original, 12 pages.
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George Macoun born at Lurgan, County Armagh, Ireland, emigrated to Canada and served in the Active Militia with Internment Operations from February, 1915 to September, 1919. He enlisted at Kapuskasing, Ontario with the 2nd Canadian Garrison Regiment in September, 1919 and was honourably discharged in May, 1920. He died at Lindsay, Ontario in 1955.
Received in 1978, from Miss P. Macoun of Ottawa.
Item previously titled the George Macoun fonds.
1. World War I - Internment operations - Kapuskasing, 1917-1919
2. Kapuskasing Internment Camp, 1917-1919.
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