First official Canadian Citizenship ceremony at the Supreme Court building

Title

First official Canadian Citizenship ceremony at the Supreme Court building

Date

3 Jan. 1947 / Ottawa, Ont.

Creators

Chris Lund

Source / File No.

National Archives of Canada / PA-129262

Copyright

Expired

Comments

(Front row: L-R:) Naif Hanna Azar from Palestine, Jerzy Wladyslaw Meier from Poland, Louis Edmon Brodbeck from Switzerland, Joachim Heinrich Hellmen from Germany, Jacko Hrushkowsky from Russia, and Anton Justinik from Yugoslavia. (Back row: L-R:) Zigurd Larsen from Norway, Sgt. Maurice Labrosse from Canada, Joseph Litvinchuk, Roumania, Mrs. Labrosse from Scotland, Nestor Rakowitza from Roumania and Yousuf Karsh from Armenia with Mrs. Helen Sawicka from Poland