Item 2007.17.3.21 - No. 1 Canadian Provost Corps in motorcycle formation

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No. 1 Canadian Provost Corps in motorcycle formation

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2007.17.3.21

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  • 1940 (Creation)

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1 photograph: b&w ; 20.5 x 25.4 cm

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(22 Aug 1910 - 24 May 1996)

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Handwritten annotation on verso reads: "No. 1 Provost Coy, England 1940". Stamped annotation on verso reads: "[--]egative No. 727-1. Please quote when reordering."

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  • English

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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections

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.tiff & .jpeg

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None

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Personal or academic use of photographic materials is welcomed under the standard fair use and educational use clauses of Canadian Copyright Law. Commercial use is, however, forbidden without the express permission of the copyright holder. For information on obtaining written permission from the copyright holder, please contact the Northern B.C. Archives and Special Collections.

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Item is part of the James Joseph Claxton Photographic Collection.

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The Canadian Provost Corps, initially staffed by active members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), was established in 1939-40 as the first Provost company to deploy overseas with the first Canadian Division. Upon their arrival in England, they set up headquarters at the British army camp in Aldershot. The establishment of the Canadian Provost Corps marked the beginning of the Military Police of the Canadian Army.

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"Canadian Provost Corps" accessed 6 June 2011 at http://www.canadianprovostcorps.ca/history-29j.htm . - "Canadian Military Police Virtual Museum" accessed 6 June 2011 at http://www.mpmuseum.org/index3.html

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