Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Duncan, Group Captain Clarence James[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

Male 1886 - 1961  (74 years)


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  • Name Duncan, Clarence James 
    Title Group Captain 
    Born 24 Sep 1886  Clarence, ON Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • His age on his marriage registration record suggests he was born ca. 1889. [14]
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1921-1923  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Air Board (Seaplane Station)
    Jericho Beach
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1920-1924  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage 24 Jan 1925  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Bride: Rachael Shaw 
    Died 19 Jan 1961  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Cremated 23 Jan 1961  Mountain View Crematorium, Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Person ID I1446  Camera Workers | D, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2019 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Military.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was listed as a photographer at the Vancouver Air Station at Jericho Beach from 1921 to 1923 and a pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1924.

      His death registration record indicates he left the RCAF in 1946 with a rank of group captain and had served for 25 years.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920, 1924.
      Vancouver

    2. [S752] HENVAN19, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    4. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    5. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    6. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921), 599.
      Vancouver: Duncan Clarence J photogr Air Board Seaplane Station

    7. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921).
      Vancouver: not listed

    8. [S755] HENVAN22, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1922), 638.
      Vancouver: Duncan Clarence photogr Van Air Sta r 553 Hamilton

    9. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922).
      Vancouver: not listed

    10. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923), 644.
      Vancouver: "Duncan Clarence T photo Can Air Force h 4, 892 Granville"

    11. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 1107.
      Vancouver: Duncan Clarence J photog Van Air Stn h 4, 892 Granville

    12. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 790.
      Vancouver: Duncan Clarence J pilot RCAF r 4 892 Granville

    13. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925).
      Vancouver: not listed

    14. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1925-09-289450 (microfilm B13750); digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Sep 2019): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/7196f8b8-dce8-47fa-a428-10c32219c40b

    15. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1961-09-001590 (microfilm B13250); digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Sep 2019): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/69b74bc7-0aa9-41e9-abb7-5bba4e4215f3