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185th Battalion (Cape Breton Highlanders)


Photos and Photo Postcards - WW1 - Canada - 1916


Photo Postcard

This section contains one photo postcard showing the 185th Battalion on a route march in Broughton, NS, in the spring of 1916.

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Route March

185th Battalion (Cape Breton Highlanders)

Broughton, NS

Spring, 1916

The 185th Battalion is on a route march led by its commanding officer, Lt-Col. Frank Parker Day. Directly behind Day, and only partly visible, is the battalion adjutant, Capt. Roderick Colin Jackson. The large building on the right is the Crown Hotel.

Photographer:  Unknown
Ref. Number:  0-1 (3-2-2.2)
Image Information:  Scan of original postcard
Source:  Cape Breton Highlanders Museum, Sydney, NS

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