Gordon Dykes Collection - - 1943 – 1945 . - - 10cm of textual records..

Gordon Dykes ( ? – 2006 ) served during World War 2 as a mechanic with the Canadian Army Overseas. Serial number was K-602376 with #3 CITR D Company. He trained in British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Alberta. He returned to Powell River and remained here until his death in 2006.

The Collection consists of correspondence, certificate, notes, manuals and publications pertaining to Dykes time in the Military. Title based on contents of collection.

Series list available.

1.
Series: Correspondence
Correspondence: - - 1945. - - .5cm of textual records. The series consists of a Release of Civilian Passengers, and Reception of Mail. Title based on contents of series.

2. Series: Certificates: 1945-1946. - - .5cm of textual records.
The series consists of a Tradesmen’s Qualifications and Purchase of Victory Loan Bonds. Title based on contents of series.

3. Notes.- - 1944 – 1945. - - 4cm of textual records.
The series consists of notes made by Dykes while learning his craft and trade. Title based on contents of series.

4. Manuals. - - 1942- 1945. - - 2cm of textual records.
The series consists of a paybook, task system and Regulations for Drivers. Title based on contents of series.

5. Publications. 1945-1947. - - 3cm of textual records.
The series consists of Service Map of Great Britain, ‘ To Civy Street ‘, ‘ Back to Civil Life ‘ and ‘The Pictorial History of Canada’s Army Overseas 1939 – 1945.

Title based on contents of series.

FONDS 210

Accession number 2007. 102 – 103.

There are artifacts associated with this collection.