Fonds RBSC-ARC-1787 - Jack Duggan fonds

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Jack Duggan fonds

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  • 1943-1994 (Creation)
    Duggan, Jack (John W.), 1919-

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7 cm of textual records;
1 scrapbook
145 photographs : b&w and col.
3 sound cassettes

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John W. (Jack) Duggan was born in Toronto. He joined the RCMP in the early 1940s and in 1943 was posted to the Slocan Valley, B.C., to supervise the Japanese internment camps. He worked there discontinuously between 1943 and 1947. Most of his career was spent in Vancouver, where he later worked for the Royal Bank in its credit card security division.

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The fonds consists of records created and received during the period that the donor worked in the Slocan Valley and later. The fonds consists of a scrapbook and photographs documenting the lives of Japanese Canadian internees in the Lemon Creek internment camp during World War II and their reunions after World War II.

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RBSC-ARC-1787-PH-01-001 to PH-01-116 (photograph album)
RBSC-ARC-1787-PH-02 to 30 (loose prints)
SP 75/1 to SP 75/3 (audio cassettes)

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Description created by Georg Gaenser in April 2018.

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