Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Clarke, William Charles[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1872 - 1948  (75 years)


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  • Name Clarke, William Charles 
    Birth 25 Feb 1872  Dorchester, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1913-1914  Alberni, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 1 Jan 1948  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • His death registration record states he was born in Ireland in 1872. He resided in Sidney at the time of his death.
    Burial 5 Jan 1948  West Saanich Cemetery, West Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I2236  Camera Workers | C, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was a photographer in Alberni in the mid-1910s. He enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force on 7 Nov 1914 and was discharged on 2 Apr 1919. According to his CEF personnel file, he settled in Sidney, BC.

  • Sources 
    1. [S730] Personnel Records of the First World War (Web site), (Library and Archives Canada).
      Name: CLARKE, WILLIAM CHARLES
      Regimental Number: 50476
      URL (accessed 26 Aug 2021): https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=104221

    2. [S793] HENVIC10, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1911).
      Alberni: not listed

    3. [S796] HENVIC12, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1912).
      Alberni and Port Alberni: not listed

    4. [S798] HENVIC13, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1913), 102.
      Alberni: Clarke W C photogr

    5. [S745] HENVIC14, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1914), 755.
      Alberni: Clarke Wm C photogr

    6. [S802] HENVIC15, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1915).
      Alberni: not listed

    7. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918), 213.
      Victoria: Clarke Wm C h 310 Phoenix Pl * [* active service]
      Alberni and Port Alberni: not listed

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

    9. [S805] HENVIC20, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1920).
      Victoria: not listed

    10. [S806] HENVIC21, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1921).
      Victoria: not listed

    11. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1948-09-001095 (microfilm B13196); digital facsimile URL (accessed 26 Aug 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ea225047-b78e-4f05-a18c-29c022d4b4b9