48th Highlander Buttons – Gold Plated x 6 – Pte. Eddie Harrison

Round buttons, possibly brass, which are gold plated, all six buttons featuring on the front an image of a falcon head and underneath are the words: “48 HIGHLANDERS”, belonging to Pte. Eddie “Ed” Harrison (M.I.D.), two of the buttons feature a smooth falcon head, four of the buttons feature a detailed falcon head with feathers, […]

Divisional Sports Meet Medal – August 1917 – Pte Ewart Gray

Round brown metal medal, possibly bronze, with a small metal key ring hooked on top, on the front centre is an image of a weight and the top half of the medal front above the weight has the words: “SOMEWHERE IN FRANCE”, and the bottom half of the medal front below the weight has the […]

Identity Disc and Locket – Pte. W. Chapman

Held together on a small metal key ring are two identity discs of Pte. W. Chapman, one disc is a red circle and the other disc is a green octagonal shape, stamped on the front of both discs from top to bottom are the words: “B85414   PTE   CHAPMAN W.   PRES   CDN”, and the meaning of […]

3rd Infantry Battalion Training HQ CFB Petawawa from Sept 1969

An 8.5 inch (21.59 cm) by 14 inch (35.56 cm) training manual for the Mobile Command Reserve Training Officers in the 2nd Year. This is the Infantry Specialist Training Programme named “Exercise Silent Panther” Part 2. Prepared by 3rd Infantry Battalion Training Headquarters CFB Petawawa on September 1969.

3rd Infantry Battalion Training HQ CFB Petawawa from Sept 1969

An 8.5 inch (21.59 cm) by 14 inch (35.56 cm) training manual for the Mobile Command Reserve Training Officers in the 2nd Year. This is the Infantry Specialist Training Programme named “Exercise Silent Panther” Part 1. Prepared by 3rd Infantry Battalion Training Headquarters CFB Petawawa on September 1969.

48th Association Veterans Services Blog # 4 – April 2023

A hard copy of the digital blog printed at 8.5 inches (21.59 cm) by 11 inches (27.94 cm) featured in this blog are: AVIP Archival Video Interview Project Act of Remembrance – St. Andrews – April 23 Drill Team Calendar Veterans Affairs Update 48th Highlanders Association Membership Salute to our 48th WWII Veterans

Canadian Contingent on Salisbury Plain

A 3.75 inch (9.53 cm) by 5 inch (12.7 cm) of “Mac the mascot of the Canadian Highlanders” on the back of the postcard “ MAC “—the Mascot of the Canadian Highlanders. An extraordinary assortment of mascots and pets accompanies the Canadian Contingent. Dogs and goats and other animals are numerous. One regiment actually adopted […]

Canadian Contingent on Salisbury Plain

A 3.75 inch (9.53 cm) by 5 inch (12.7 cm) of “Officers of the Canadian Highlanders” On the back of the postcard: Officers of the Canadian Highlanders. The Canadian ideal is that a regiment in the field should be a band of brothers. They will do anything for a trusted leader and follow him anywhere, […]