Alfred Charles Wurtele entered the Royal Canadian Navy in 1913 as a cadet, and was commissioned in 1918. He attained the rank of Commander. In retirement, he became the Reeve of Esquimalt.
The fonds consists of photographs of Commander Wurtele, scenes of Esquimalt and staff of the Esquimalt municipal government; text of a radio speech; and written and taped reminiscences..
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BCAUL control number: EMA-2538