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85th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders) CEF


Photos and Photo Postcards - WW1 - Europe - 1916 to 1919


Photo Postcard

This section contains one photo postcard showing the 85th Battalion Regimental Band marching in the victory parade for overseas troops in London, England, May 3, 1919.

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Regimental Band

85th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders)

4th Canadian Division

London, England

May 3, 1919

A detachment of officers and men of the 85th Battalion, including the regimental band, took part in the triumphal march of victorious overseas troops in London, on May 3, 1919. They represented the 12th Canadian Brigade which was a part of the 4th Canadian Division. The battalion returned home to Canada the following month.

Photographer:  West & Son, Godalming, England
Ref. Number:  18-5 (2-1.1)
Image Information:  Received as electronic file
Source:  Terry McCully Collection, Calgary, Alberta

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