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185th Battalion (Cape Breton Highlanders)

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Photos and Postcards - First Word War - Studio Portrait and Miscellaneous Photos

  • Photos and Photo Postcards - Eleven studio portrait photos and photo postcards of individual and pairs of 185th Battalion soldiers.
     
  • Photo Postcard  - One studio portrait group photo of five 185th Battalion soldiers. 
     
  • Patriotic Postcard - One patriotic souvenir postcard pertaining to the 185th Battalion. The front of the postcard shows a piper and a poem.
     
  • Patriotic Postcard - One patriotic souvenir postcard pertaining to the 185th Battalion. On the front of the postcard is a rendering of the 185th Battalion's cap and collar badge.

 

Photos and Postcards - First World War - Canada - 1916

  • Photo  - One group photo of the staff sergeants and sergeants at Aldershot, 1916

  • Photos - One professsional group shot photo of the 185th Battalion officers at Broughton, NS, circa early 1916, and two snapshot photos taken at the same time showing the officers and the professional photographer.
     
  • Photos  - One photo of the pipe band and one photo of the regimental band, Aldershot, 1916. 
     
  • Photo Postcard - One photo postcard showing the 185th Battalion on a route march in Broughton, NS, 1916.
     
  • Panoramic Photo - One large panoramic photo of the 185th Battalion at Aldershot, NS, 1916.
     

Photos and Postcards - First World War - England - 1916 to 1918

  • ​Photos - Four photos showing groups of 185th Battalion soldiers, England, circa 1917-1918.

  • Photo Postcard - One photo postcard showing the Intelligence Section from the 185th Battalion, England, circa 1917-1918.

  • Photo - One photo showing the pipe band of the 185th Battalion, England, circa 1917-1918.


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