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Vernon Photo Gallery 1960

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Two officers taking in the remarkable view of Camp Vernon from the high point on the south end of the camp (upper camp). Centre of photo, the former K & D Lines and G11 Mess Hall (demolished 1995), middle right sports field. To the north beyond the city of Vernon, Swan Lake. From this high point, it is approximately 600 feet higher than the main camp. ca.1960 (Cam LeBlond)


Weekly Saturday Morning Parade on Dieppe Square, ca.1960 (Cam LeBlond)


The band and Guard being inspected by Maj Gen G. Walsh, CBE DSO CD at Polson Park, 1960 (Cam LeBlond)


Mayor Frank Becker, LCol Lambe and Maj Lilley on the dais for a Saturday morning weekly parade (Cam Leblond)


Road Sign on Highway 97 at the camp, in miles (John Bacon)


Looking across the highway to the other side of the camp (John Bacon)


The highway looking into town. It's hard to believe that at one time this was nothing more than a one lane blacktop with little traffic. (John Bacon)


A visit to a local wildlife park (John Bacon)


a critter (John Bacon)


F Coy (John Bacon)


staff (John Bacon)


Staff (John Bacon)











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