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185th Battalion (Cape Breton Highlanders)


Photos and Photo Postcards - WW1 - Canada - 1916


Panoramic Photo

This section contains one large panoramic photo of the 185th Battalion at Camp Aldershot, NS, in 1916.

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Battalion Photo

185th Battalion (Cape Breton Highlanders)

Camp Aldershot, NS


In the centre of the photo is the commanding officer, Lt-Col. Frank Parker Day. To his right and slightly behind him is the adjutant, Capt. Roderick Colin Jackson. The four companies are grouped from left to right, A, B, C and D. Note the regimental band and the pipe band in the background.

Photographer:  H.O. Dodge, Sydney, NS
Ref. Number:  0-4 (11-5-1.2)
Image Information:  Scan of original photo
Source:  Robert MacLellan Collection

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