Fonds MS-846 - Audrey Bourget fonds

1st Depot Battalion, Alberta Regiment C.E.F.

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Audrey Bourget fonds

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  • Graphic material - photograph

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Fonds

Reference code

CA EDM MS-846

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  • [ca. 1918] (Creation)
    Creator
    Bourget, Audrey

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Physical description

1 photograph

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Name of creator

([ca. 1940]-current)

Biographical history

Audrey Bourget was married to Bernard Bourget (1939-2012) who worked as a truck driver. The couple lived in Edmonton and upon Bernard’s retirement moved to Victoria, B.C.

Custodial history

It is not known how Audrey Bourget acquired the records.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of one photograph of the 1st Depot Battalion (Alberta).
Depot Battalions were created in central locations across Canada to handle the training of the final allotments of recruits. The recruits received minimal training at the Depot Battalions and were then sent to reserve battalions in England where they received the rest of their training. The 1st Depot Battalion was formed in 1917 and 1918 to provide reinforcements for the 10th, 31st, 49th and 50th Battalions through the 21st Canadian Reserve Battalion.
It is possible an ancestor or relative of Audrey Bourget is in the photo but this is not confirmed.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

This fonds was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Audrey Bourget in 1972.

Arrangement

The photograph was assigned item numbers with the prefix EA-151.

Language of material

  • English

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There are no restrictions on access.

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Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.

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See Scope and content above.

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No further accruals are expected.

General note

Accession numbers: A72-21

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City of Edmonton Archives

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Final

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  • Map cabinet: North B