Col JMC McEwen, CD

Commanding Officer 48th Highlanders of Canada 2008 – 2011 Commander 32 Canadian Brigade Group 2020 – present This officer is still serving.

Lieutenant Colonel ADC Paterson, CD

Commanding Officer 48th Highlanders of Canada 2005 – 2008 Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Paterson first joined the 48th Highlanders Cadet Corps  as a piper in 1978.  In 1984 he enrolled in the 48th Highlanders as an officer cadet and was later commissioned as a Second-Lieutenant (2Lt) and went on to serve as platoon and company commander. […]

Lieutenant Colonel ICR Sargeant, CD

Commanding Officer 48th Highlanders of Canada 2002 – 2005 Born in the Netherlands and having lived in South Africa, Belgium, England (counties where the 48th Highlanders have served, LCol Ian Sargeant enrolled in the 48th Highlanders as a private in 1981 and was commissioned as a Second-Lieutenant (2Lt) in 1987. He served as platoon commander, […]

Brigadier General GA Young, OMM, MSM, CD (Officer US Legion of Honor)

Commanding Officer 48th Highlanders of Canada 1989 – 1992 Deputy Commanding General Combined Security Transition Command            (Security Reform) 2006 – 2007 Commander 32 Canadian Brigade Group 1997 – 2000 Commander Land Forces Central Area – 2005 BGen Greg Young joined the the 48th Highlanders of Canada under the Student Militia […]

Dual Portrait Sculpture of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II – 1947 and 2012

This portrait of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II was donated to the 48th Highlanders Museum by the artist Charles Cardell Corbet to commemorate the 65th Anniversary of Her Majesty’s appointment on 1 December 1947 as Colonel-in-Chief of the 48th Highlanders of Canada. The dual portrait shows Her Majesty on the left as Princess Elizabeth in […]