Classification scheme: 

Title: Albert and Rose (Sully) Heer fonds

Dates of creation: 1941-1946

Physical description: 4 cm of textual records

Biographical sketch: Albert Heer was the son of John and Magdalena (Westfall) Heer. He grew up in Breslau, Ontario and attended Breslau Mennonite Church. Albert married Rose Sully in the 1930s.

Custodial history: Donated to the Archives by Mary (Heer) Metzger in 2017

Scope and content: Letters sent home to Albert and Rose Heer from Albert's brothers (Jacob, Moses and Simon Heer) and brother-in-law (Frank Clark) while they were in military service during the Second World War.

Notes: Original archival description created 2018 by Laureen Harder-Gissing.

File list:

  1. Notes on Heer family history by Mary (Heer) Metzger
  2. Correspondence from Frank Clark, 1944-1946
  3. Correspondence from Jacob Heer, 1942-1945
  4. Correspondence from Moses Heer, 1941-1944
  5. Correspondence from Simon Heer, 1944-1946


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