Tower Box 2021800009

Ladies Auxiliary Club meeting records and financial statements. Ladies Auxiliary During the Great War, the women of the men serving with the 15th, 92nd and 134th Battalions formed auxiliaries. They had started simply. Some wives offered help to friends and neighbours with men overseas with the 48th. As they learned of others in need, or […]

48th Highlanders Book of Remembrance

In the centre of the chancel is a memorial Communion Table dedicated on Remembrance Day, Sunday, 11 November 1934, by The Rev. Stuart C. Parker, D.D., Minister of St. Andrew’s and Chaplain of the Regiment. The table, a gift of the sergeants in memory of their comrades who fell in the First World War, stands […]

List: 48TH OVERSEAS OFFRS -Assignments upon departure for Sicily – 1943

Typed list dated 22 November 1943 of assignment of 48th Highlanders Officers when the 1st Battalion departed England for Sicily in May 1943. Assignments are to the 1st Battalion for Sicily and those left in England and assigned to other locations or units, held as reinforcement officers (LOB), transfers and returned to Canada.

List: 48th Officers in England as of 12 Jun 42

Handwritten list of 48th Highlanders officers and their assignments as of 12 June 1942: Officers in the 1st Battalion and Other officers in UK. Notepaper has 48th Highlander buckle badge crest in top centre of pages.

List: 2nd Bn 48 Highrs NRMA Recruit List 6 March 1942

Typed Nominal Roll of NRMA Recruits dated 6 March 1942 who are part of the 2nd Battalion, 48th Highlanders. The list, on plain paper headed by 2nd Battalion, 48th Highlanders, University Avenue Armouries, has typed names with service numbers. There are handwritten notes beside many names indicating their subsequent deployment or assignment including: RCAF, Recalled, […]