London, Ont., man creates online archive uncoverin

2022-04-05
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It began in November 2010.?

Retired elementary school teacher Gord Harrison, 72, was sifting through a filing cabinet of written material left behind by his late father, Doug.?

Doug had written numerous columns for his hometown’s newspapers time to be looking a, The Norwich Gazettes Danica Samuel and Irelyne Lavery, throughout the 90s. For a time, he had served as president of that area’s legion. Harrison’s hope was to add something pithy for his own community newspaper column dedicated to that year’s Remembrance DayThe progress of vaccine rollout throughou. ? The response last year when Indian Muslims faced rising Islamophobia following accusations that an initial surge in infections was tied to a three-day meeting of an Islamic missionary group?

Instead of a quote, Harrison discovered a brown Manila folder he hadn’t seen before. Inside were 45 pages of handwritten notes detailing Doug’s career as a volunteer reservist for the Canadian Navy during the Second World War.?

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