RCA Tunic and Cap – Capt. F. W. Macdonald, MC

Two Items: a. Second War Royal Canadian Artillery Cap (exterior in brownish-green wool, bronze gilt RCA grenade insignia held in place by lugs and pin on the left side, two reinforced ventilation holes with black painted metal eyelets on the right side, leather reinforcing patch stitched in place behind the eyelets on the inside, strip […]

Sam Browne – WWII – Capt. F. W. Macdonald, MC

Second War Sam Browne Belt (fabricated from a very durable, high quality smooth-finished brown leather, well-stitched with an intricate pattern incorporated, that folds on the left side around the buckle and continues on to the mid-back, with a tab stitched behind the buckle, the belt size stamped “34” on the underside of the belt near […]

RMC Tunic – Capt. F. W. Macdonald, MC

A Royal Military College of Canada Jacket fabricated from red wool, with three pockets on the front, one on the left breast with an embroidered Royal Military College of Canada insignia sewn in place, with larger pockets on either side at the waist, front with a vertical row of three small brass buttons bearing the […]

Piper’s pattern brooch for Full Dress uniform

Original pattern brooch for Pipers to secure plaid over left shoulder on Full Dress Uniform. This brooch was kept by Major E.W. Bickle, VD who most likely wore it with civilian Scottish dress. Lt. Edward William Bickle, as a member of the 48th Highlanders pre-WWI, volunteered for overseas with 355 other members of the Home […]

Brooch for Plaid on Officer’s Full Dress Uniform – Maj. E. W. Bickle VD

Chromed metal brooch securing the plaid over the left shoulder on an Officer’s full dress scarlet uniform. Worn by Major Edward William Bickle, VD, most likely post WWI. Lt. Edward William Bickle, as a member of the 48th Highlanders, volunteered for overseas with 355 other members of the Home Battalion on 07 August 1914. He was […]

48th Highlanders Cap badges 1938 – 1991

These badges are part of a complete collection of cap-badges struck since the founding of the regiment in 1891. The collection was created and donated by CCWO W.P. Elms, MMM, CD. CCWO W.P. Elms was regimental Sargeant Major 1961 – 1970, co-founder of the regimental museum in 1957, curator from 1959  to 1996 and official […]

48th Highlanders Cap badges 1911-1919

  These badges are part of a complete collection of cap-badges struck since the founding of the regiment in 1891. The collection was created and donated by CCWO W.P. Elms, MMM, CD. CCWO W.P. Elms was regimental Sargeant Major 1961 – 1970, co-founder of the regimental museum in 1957, its curator from 1959 to 996 […]

Lt. Col. William Hendrie, VD – khaki overcoat

A khaki Melton overcoat issued to officers for warmth and used in poor weather. This coat was worn by Lt. Col. William Hendrie, VD.  Lt. Col. Hendrie was on original member of the 48th Highlanders, joining in 1891. He served from 1891 to 1913 and was Commanding Officer from 1911 – 1913.

Lt. Col. William Hendrie, VD – Mess Dress Jacket

The mess dress jacket of Lt. Col. William Hendrie, VD. Lt. Col. Hendrie was on original member of the 48th Highlanders, joining in 1891. He served from 1891 to 1913 and was Commanding Officer from 1911 –  1913. The jacket is scarlet with Royal Blue collar and cuffs plus gold braid signifying a Senior Officer […]

Tunic of Brigadier E.W.Haldenby CBE, MC, VD, CD

Khaki tunic with Brigadier gorgets on lapels, service stripes on sleeve, medals mounted on chest with CBE around neck. Web belt, Davidson tartan kilt, glengarry and unique knit officer’s tie. All original worn by Brig. Haldenby. Shirt from Museum collection.