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Sub-series consists of



Place of creation


185.6 m of textual records

Scope and content

Sub-series consists of case files opened by the Custodian of Enemy Property between 1939-1945, pursuant to the Defence of Canada Regulations issued in 1939. The files deal primarily with the control and release of property sequestered, including real estate, stocks and bonds, and cash and chattel. They address property owned by Canadians of enemy origins, Canadian organizations declared illegal under the Defence of Canada Regulations, Canadian companies with transactions or property in enemy countries, and foreigners holding Canadian property, including stocks and bonds. The files are titled according to the name of the individual, company or organization.

Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
from 616 to 1541
from 1845 to 1846
from 1977 to 2093
from 2095 to 2300
from 2376 to 2440
from 2442 to 2524
from 2526 to 2828
90: Open
Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
from 1782 to 1844
from 1847 to 1883
from 1885 to 1961
from 1963 to 1976
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Finding aid 117-15 is a computer generated list. 117-15 (Electronic)

Additional information

Source of title
Title based on the contents of the sub-series.

No further accruals are expected.


Related control no.

1. 1990-91/127 GAD
2. 1994-95/498 GAD
3. 67-C-7 OFRC
4. 77-153 OFRC
5. 118-000127-3
6. 122-000498-7
7. RG117-A-3