Oral history interview with William J. V. Pitcher [sound recording], 1996.
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Whitmore was govenor of Cape Breton Island and the Island of St. John (Prince Edward Island). From the description of Receipt for wages paid for labor in the Cape Breton colliery : manuscript, 1760. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612812416 Administrative history unavailable. The University of Victoria Libraries Special Collections has a mandate to acquire military papers. From the description of Great Britain Army collection. [1800-1941]. (University o...
Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was born at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, on 30 November 1874. He was educated at Harrow and the Royal Military College at Sandhurst before joining the Army in 1895 and serving in India and Sudan. After leaving the Army in 1899, he worked as a war correspondent for the Morning Post and the following year was elected Conservative Member of Parliament for Oldham. In 1904, Churchill decided to join the Liberal Party, and in 1906, was elected Liberal MP f...
William J. V. Pitcher (1918-2005), a native of England, was a member of the British Army from 1933 to 1957 where he saw service throughout Europe, the Middle East, India and Southeast Asia, which included combat service in World War II and the Korean War. Shortly after his retirement from the military, he married Betty Jean Bass of Madison, Wisconsin and the two moved to Quebec, Canada where he was employed by the Iron Ore Company of Canada before returning to Madison in 1962 where he later oper...