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Part IV: 2015 Update: LIBERATION
by Marco Hogenkamp
Job Description for Museum Exhibit Researcher
The 26 Field Regiment RCA – XII Manitoba Dragoons Museum is seeking
a candidate to research, develop, and produce a WW1 exhibit to commemorate
the South Western Manitoba units and personnel contribution to the Great
War. The candidate will create an exhibit utilizing the Museum’s
Exhibit Design - Proposal model. The candidate will work under the supervision
of the Curator and staff of the Museum.
Terms of employment:
The term will be 8 weeks in length at $15.00 per hour and 20 hours
per week (Tuesdays to
Fridays) during the months of July and August 2015.
The Curator and Museum staff will provide basic Museum training and
support for the chosen candidate.
Criteria for employment:
*An interest in Military History. Priority will be given to those
studying/in the fields of History or Anthropology.
*Must have strong communication skills and good writing skills in English.
*Must have strong computer skills in Microsoft Office Word and University/College
level research skills.
* Your Application package must include:
1. A cover letter must be included in your
application, answering the following two questions:
a. Why do you
want to develop a WW1 interactive exhibit for the Museum?
b. What skills
would you bring to this task in order to construct an exhibit?
3. Three References with full contact information
listed in your Resume
4. Criminal Record Check (or in process but
must be completed upon hiring).
Please send your Application package either by e-mail or drop
off in person by
9 June 2015: firstname.lastname@example.org
drop off on Tuesdays at the 26 Fd Regt RCA- XII MB Dragoons Museum
1116 Victoria Ave Brandon MB
26 Field Regiment RCA – XII MB Dragoons Museum is a Military Museum
whose focus is on militia/reservist soldiers and personnel from South Western
Manitoba during the years of 1885 to the present.
You are invited to attend the opening of
Brandon General Museum
Archives latest exhibit
"Flags Over Brandon"
Come and celebrate with us as we continue marking
the 50th anniversary of the National Flag of Canada
as well as displaying numerous flags and banners
that have been a part of the fabric of the history of the City of
The exhibit will open Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 11:00
in Unit 101 - 19 - 9th Street.
50th Anniversary of the Canada
The 26 Fd Regt RCA - XII MB
is opening a very small exhibit
the 50th Anniversary of the
The exhibit also includes a
Win a Canada Flag contest
as well as a Comment Board
"What does the Canada Flag mean
The Museum is open each Tuesday.
click for larger image
Canada Flag Tribute Display at the Dragoons Museum
Visitors are Welcome.
Canadian flag: a cool '60s design turns 50
Vimy Night Fundraiser will be held on
Saturday 11 April 2015
Cost of tickets per person is $20.00
Tickets are for purchase from
or the Museum 204-717-4579.
RSVP by 28 March 2015.
Doors open at 6 pm
Dinner is at 6:30 pm
There will be entertainment
from when the doors open until dinner:
Dinner will be provided by Double Happiness
Cadets will help with the event
Live Auction with an Auctioneer
Military Museums of
Visit our Military Tribute Websites and Facebook
BRANDON'S VETERANS MEMORIAL
Be part of an exciting project
The Brandon Veterans' Memorial Committee is seeking your help
to raise funds for the Veterans' Memorial.
The Memorial will built on the corner of 11th Street and Victoria Avenue.
This is your opportunity to make a donation, in remembrance of
a Veteran of the Regular or Reserve Forces of Canada.
Donations of $100 or more will be recorded on a plaque.
Please give your name, the Veteran's name, Rank, Service Branch or
Donations may be made to the City of Brandon Veterans' Memorial
410-9th Street. Brandon, MB R7A 6A2
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