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The 58th Regiment, Westmount Rifles, Canada Militia, 1914.

Edwin Charles Renouf

The 58th Regiment, Westmount Rifles, Canada Militia, 1914.

by Edwin Charles Renouf

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Published in [Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada. -- Army. -- Royal Montreal Regiment

  • Edition Notes

    Signed by the author.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination11, [1] p. (incl. covers)
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19062225M

      3rd Regiment Victoria Rifles of Canada: The Victoria Rifles Company was formed on Septem , from the members of the Beaver Lacrosse Club, with Lieut. W. Osborne Smith as its captain. On Decem , the number was increased to , and the organization was named the Victoria Volunteer Rifles, and formed into a battalion of six companies. Unit 1: Life in Canada, Preparing for War At the outbreak of war in , no one expected this conflict to take on such incredible proportions. In the years preceding the Great War, the mightiest countries of Europe forged strong alliances with one another in order to .

    The Royal Montreal Regiment: | | | The Royal Montreal Regiment | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available. The camp flag of The Royal Montreal Regiment. Originated 2 November in Westmount, Quebec as an "8 company regiment of infantry" Designated 1 December as the 58th Westmount Rifles; Redesignated 29 March as The Royal Montreal Regiment; Redesignated 15 December as The Royal Montreal Regiment (Machine Gun)'.

    The regiment mobilised the Royal Regiment of Canada, CASF (Canadian Active Service Force), for active service on 1 September It embarked for garrison duty in Iceland with "Z" Force on 10 June , and on 31 October it was transferred to Great was redesignated the 1st Battalion, the Royal Regiment of Canada, CASF, on 7 November when a 2nd Battalion was formed to. Department of Militia and Defence, Accounts and Pay Branch, Nominal Rolls and Paylists for the Volunteer Militia, RE, formerly RG9-II-F-6, rolls. Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.


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The 58th Regiment, Westmount Rifles, Canada Militia, 1914 by Edwin Charles Renouf Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Westmount Rifles Regiment, Westmount Rifles, Canada Militia, by 1914. book, Edwin Charles, Pages: The 58th Regiment — Westmount Rifles CANADA MILITIA ON THE OUTBREAK of the First Great War in August some young citizens of Westmount, including St.

Clair Holland, Alfred C. Hannaford and H. Howard, members of the Westmount Y.M.C.A., requested Lieutenant-Colonel Frank W. Fisher (formerly Officer Commanding the 3rd Victoria Rifles), to organise a regiment for overseas or home.

This Reserve Force regiment originated in Westmount, Quebec on 2 Novemberwhen an "8 company regiment of infantry" was authorized to be formed.1 The regiment was designated the '58th Westmount Rifles' on 1 December It was redesignated: 'The Royal Montreal Regiment' on 29 March ;3 'The Royal Montreal Regiment.

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Air: Lion Squadron, by?. 76pp isbn#?. Air. Lieut.-Col. Fisher, then Commanding Officer of the newly formed 58th Westmount Rifles, Canadian Militia, was authorized on 21st Oct to raise a battalion for overseas service. Allotted the number “23rd” in the sequence of overseas units, it was to be commanded by Lieut.-Col.

Fisher himself. "Lieut.-Col.Commanding Officer of the 58th Westmount Rifles, Canadian Militia, was authorized on 21st Oct to raise a battalion for overseas service.

Allotted the number "23rd" in the sequence of overseas units, it was to be commanded by Lieut.-Col. Fisher himself. Redesignated 3rd Regiment, Victoria Rifles of Canada 8 May Redesignated The Victoria Rifles of Canada 1 Apr 58th Westmount Rifles authorized 2 Nov th Canadian Militia Regiment raised 14 Sep Disbanded 1 May nil.

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The 14th Battalion (Royal Montreal Regiment), CEF was authorized on 1 September and embarked for Great Britain on 27 and 29 September It disembarked in France on 15 Februarywhere it fought as part of the 3rd Infantry Brigade, 1st Canadian Division in France and Flanders until the end of the war. The battalion disbanded on 15 September Canadian Canada Victorian Militia The Oxford Rifles Helmet Plate.

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