Command Trailer - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: This Command Trailer, Type 3/4 ton office, was built by Brockhouse Victoria Works between 1944 and 1946. It is located in the Lebreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum, in Ottawa, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/20/2019 6:56:45 AM
Waymark Code: WM10T6Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 2

Long Description:
The Command Trailer in possession of the Canadian War Museum was manufactured by Brockhouse Victoria Works between 1944 and 1946. Described as a command trailer, it was most likely used as a headquarters for army, division and regiment and unit commanders during the final phase of the Second World War. It may also have been put to different uses but those have not been identified within the reference document below.

Canadian War Museum Website: (visit link)

Museum Guide: (visit link)
Location restrictions:
Museum Hours and Fees: April 29 to September 2, 2019 Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours subject to change. Statutory holidays falling within this period follow the above hours of operation. September 3, 2019 to March 31, 2020 Monday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fees: Adults $17 - Seniors $15 and students $13 Free on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parking on the street in proximity to the museum as well as on the grounds of the museum is available for a fee. A parking garage is also available on site.


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