On card: “134th Bn Type Balmoral 1914-1916. Made in Canada and worn until replaced by British Issue”
Hand knit headband – Fuzzy Wool. Carries 134th Battalion (48th Highlanders) cap badge
Sewn inside is Lieut A. Eric Jackes
One of a complete collection of regimental headdress with the exception of the feather bonnet (not present in museum). The original Glengarry from 1892 is still standard and worn to the present day only construction materials have changed. The Balmoral style headdress was introduced in 1914 to regimental service and only construction materials have changed.