George Leo Cassaday – War Diary standard issue
Letter from Dept. of National Defence – May 1946- advising George Leo Cassaday is SOS.
Letters between George Leo Cassaday and Can. Pension Commission on challenges and evaluations for earned pension from service in Sicily. dated from 1946 to 1960.
Part II Order dated 14 Feb 14 issued by Canadian Section GHQ 2nd Echelon as the “Sailing List No 50” recording the members of the 48th Highlanders, 1st Battalion who embarked on the Reina del Pacifico from Halifax and landed at Gourock, Scotland on 31 Dec 1939. The list is typed on foolscap sized paper
Typed foolscap pages. Part II Orders No 54 from No 4 Canadian Repatriation Depot dated 7 September 1945 listing the deployment of 48th Highlanders, 1st Battalion. Contents of the order include: From NWE on 4 Sep 45 to England 5 Sep 45, Officers and ORs; Attachments; leaves; Appointments; Marriages; NOK changes.
Pt II Order No. 183, Toronto, 23 July 1940. An extract from No 2 CITC Daily Order No 33 Striking off Strength of 48th Highlanders for purposes of proceeding overseas effective 14 July 1940 as reinforcements for the 1st Battalion, 48th Highlanders.
Part II Order from No 1 Canadian Infantry Training Centre 48th Highlanders SOS the Highlanders from training for embarkment to the 1st Battalion, 48th Highlanders.
Pt 1 Order No. 27 from 48th Highlanders of Canada CASF Depot “Personnel warned for draft and will be on parade 0800 hours 17-6-40”. Issued under Lt Col G. M. Alexander, MC, VD in Toronto, 10 June 1940.
Typed foolscap pages. Part II Orders No 51, 18 Aug 41 issued by Canadian Section GHQ, 2nd Echelon listing 48th Highlanders for embarkation: SOS Canadian Army (Canada) on embarkation at Halifax on 12 May 40 and were TOS Canadian Army (Overseas) on 13 May 40 disembarked at Liverpool on 22 May 40.
Handwritten record of all injuries and deaths. Notebook kept by Padre Stewart East while part of the 1st Battalion, 48th Highlanders in Sicily and Italy.