Museum of the 15th Field Artillery Regiment

Identity area

Identifier

FAR

Authorized form of name

Museum of the 15th Field Artillery Regiment

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • 15th Field Artillery Regiment Museum and Archives Society

Type

  • Museum;Military

Contact area

 

Peter Moogk, Director Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

Bessborough Armoury, 2025 West 11th Avenue

Locality

Vancouver

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V6J 2C7

Telephone

604-666-4370

Fax

604-666-4083

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Museum of the the 15th Field Artillery Regiment collects photographs, documents, and artifacts telling the story of the Artillery and its contribution to the life and defence of Vancouver, B.C.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The archives collects archival material related to artillery units and installations in the Greater Vancouver area. The holdings consist primarily of unit orders, wartime (World War II) documents such as war diaries and records of defence installations, and photographs of Vancouver units with the emphasis on the 15th Field Artillery Regiment. A collection of artillery training items and equipment is also available.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 26 linear feet<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1920 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1939 to present

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Wednesdays, 09:30 to 13:30, or by appointment.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Feb 17, 2011; Feb 27, 2015.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Bessborough Armoury, 2025 West 11th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
CA V6J 2C7