University of Calgary

Significant donation of naval history

Submitted by tdroden on Thu, 2013-03-28 12:59.

March 27, 2013

The University of Calgary will celebrate receiving a significant donation of priceless naval records on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10 a.m. At this time, members of the media will be offered a sneak peak at some of the historic images, ship plans and correspondence to be housed in the University of Calgary’s naval collection located in The Military Museums.

WHAT: Unveiling of significant donation to University of Calgary naval collections

WHEN: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 10 a.m.

WHERE: The Military Museums, 4520 Crowchild Trail SW, parking is available at the museum

WHO:
Tom Hickerson, vice-provost, University of Calgary Libraries and Cultural Resources
Cmdr. (Ret’d), Greg McKenzie, Naval Museum of Alberta Society
Commodore David W. Craig, Commander Naval Reserve
Timothy Choi, Master of Strategic Studies (naval affairs) student, Centre for Military and Strategic Studies