Photograph

Item

Title

Photograph

Description

A hand coloured photo of Olive Creasor in Royal Canadian Air Force, Women's Division uniform.

Date

1943

Identifier

009.147.004

Medium

Photograph

Provenance

Olive was born in Parry Sound, Ontario and moved to Hamilton in 1929. She joined the R.C.A.F. Women's Division in 1943 and trained as a Wireless Operator in Montreal and later taught wireless to Air Gunners on stations in Ontario and Quebec. After her discharge from the R.C.A.F., Olive worked as a teacher in Hamilton as well as with the Big Sister Association for six months. She attended night classes at McMaster University and summer classes at University of Toronto.

Extent

19.7cm x 24.8cm (7¾ in x 9¾ in)

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