This fonds consists of 2 Soldiers' Pay Books, an 8 page pamphlet guide for the first steps back to civilian life after having served through nearly six years of war, a Canadian National Telegram and 4 photographs.
Fonds consists of 2 videos , and 2 maps, Italy Defense Overprint May 1944 and Tracadie 1941 Showing Target Area. Newspapers clippings include a page titled 8th Canadian Hussars Marks 125th Anniversary 1973, 1 page titled Hussars Pay tribute to Lovers Of Freedom 1970 and 2 pages of Keltie Kennedy A Hussar to the End 1987. Included is a Part of 1973 Old Soldiers never die also one section page 5 the Eighth Canadian Hussars Change of Command. The 8th Hussars Published weekly by 8th Princess Louise (NB) hussars Gronenzen Holland 27 Oct. 1945, 30 Oct. 1945, 15 Sept. 1945, and Oriona to Cassino Italy 1944 Sept. 22 1945 and Oct. 9 1945. A Section Home Guard is a `Common Soldier . The advance post Published by British Army in the Field 8 March 1943 plus 5 Pages Enemy Retreat becomes a Rout, Southland is Liberated, Gunmans Face Encirclement , and Keyn Positions Captured. Pages from The Maple Leaf Break-Through in Normandy July 28 1944.Minute Sheet pages April 18 1989 and personal Documents . Also inclkuded is a Plastic Folder with war memorabilia , reunion info and menus Canadian Pacific Railway.
Fond consists of photographs of various tank crews, buildings and training activities in England, Belgium and Holland. Included is a letter and certificate , a recognition of sacrifices and achievements while serving Canada in times of war and peace.
Fonds consists of Memorabilia: 5 cm Album. A compilation of photographs and memorabilia that Kennedy titled “A Pictorial History of the 8th Canadian Hussars”. This album includes a brief History of the Hussars, 2 pocket diaries. Letters he received while in the service; a casualty list for WW I; One of his passes from WW I; newspaper articles from WW I; his pay books; 2 letters dated 1918; and 2 unused paybooks “Canadian Militia” one in English and one in French. Service Record: 2 photocopied pages. His Attestation Paper and his Certificate of Medical Examination, May 1916 Articles: 5 Articles, typewritten and double spaced, each individually enclosed in plastic by Mr. Kennedy. Article 1 is untitled and is 950 words. Article 2 Sea Raids is 700 words. Article 3 How the Raider may come to Canada is 1050 words. Article 4 Defense against Air Attack is 1300 words. Article 5Protective Measures by Civic Authorities is 1100 words. Personal War Diary: 2 bound books approximately 50 pages in each one. Reproduced herein is the complete and unedited personal War Diary of Keltie S. Kennedy. Arranged with the diary are a series of photos found among his personal papers at the time of his death. Each picture has his personal notations of the subject matter shown. Textual Documents Associations, training , Department of National Defense, Veterans Affairs , Personal Finance, Royal Canadian Legion, Other, Governments , State of the Regiment, Forms, Speeches, Reports World War 2 , Regimental Orders, Command Orders and Pre War Reports.