The item is a picture postcard showing soldiers of the Canadian Scottish Regiment departing Victoria for England, 1940. Caption on verso: "Reggie Biscoe, Nov. 1940, with paper in hand, aged 20. Scott Camera Craft Ltd. 1015 Douglas St. Victoria B.C., Oct. 23, 1940"
The file consists of postcards, dinner menus, Christmas cards, a booklet on mounting and wearing medals, membership cards, a "Follies" program, a map of Eclair, and a copy of Eisenhower's speech to the troops.
The item is Dwight D. Eisenhower's printed Order of the Day given to soldiers, sailor, and airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force, D-Day, June 6, 1944. The order was distributed to the 175,000-member expeditionary force on the eve of the invasion.