Témoignages d'anciens combattants:
Harold H. Simpson

Armée

  • Harold Simpson tried on this kilt uniform while on leave in Aberdeen, Scotland in September, 1918. On the reverse, he wrote to his family: "To the Home Folks, Wad ye ken yer laddie in the kilties, Love from Harold."

    Harold Simpson tried on this kilt uniform while on leave in Aberdeen, Scotland in September, 1918. On the reverse, he wrote to his family: "To the Home Folks, Wad ye ken yer laddie in the kilties, Love from Harold."
  • Prince Edward Island members of the Heavy Artillery, 2nd Canadian Expeditionary Force. This photo was taken before the regiment from PEI embarked for England in the fal of 1915.

    Prince Edward Island members of the Heavy Artillery, 2nd Canadian Expeditionary Force. This photo was taken before the regiment from PEI embarked for England in the fal of 1915.
  • Harold Simpson and fellow soldiers with one of their guns overseas.

    Harold Simpson and fellow soldiers with one of their guns overseas.
  • While overseas, Harold Simpson became the official historian of his regiment and kept detailed records of the regiments travels and activities.

    While overseas, Harold Simpson became the official historian of his regiment and kept detailed records of the regiments travels and activities.
  • Harold Simpson sent this sketch home to his family in an attempt to describe what his dugout looked like.

    Harold Simpson sent this sketch home to his family in an attempt to describe what his dugout looked like.
  • Harold Simpson returned to Canada in 1919 and continued to contribute to his community throughout his life. Collection courtesy of Mr. Simpson's daughter, Anita Simpson Hagen.

    Harold Simpson returned to Canada in 1919 and continued to contribute to his community throughout his life. Collection courtesy of Mr. Simpson's daughter, Anita Simpson Hagen.
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