RSM George Stephen on the right handing over the RSM’s cane to RSM Frederick Wigmore, MM, CD at the Change of Regimental Sergeant Major Ceremony in 1951 in front of the Commanding Officer, LCol Michael E. George, CD (MID).
a) Scarlet Mess Kit Jacket with navy blue lapels and cuffs, open neck, 3 brass 48th buttons at bottom, gold braided cords on shoulders signifying Regimental Sergeant Major. Only Officers and the RSM were entitled to gold cords. White piping on edges of collar and cuffs. 2 brass buttons on each sleeve above cuff. Badge […]
Full Dress Review Order uniform of a piper in the 48th Highlanders Pipes and Drums – 1932 pattern: a) Dark green doublet with gold falcon badges on collar; 3 brass buttons on cuffs, 8 down the front, 3 buttons on each Inverness flap both front and back, 2 buttons along the waist in the rear; […]
10 medals – Miniatures a) 1914-15 Star b) British War Medal c) Victory Medal d) 1939-1945 Star e) Italy Star f) Defence Medal g) Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with clasp h) 1939-1945 War Medal i) Colonial Auxiliary Forces Long Service Medal (George V) j) Canadian Efficiency Medal (George VI) with two clasps Medals in a […]
10 Medals a) Military medal b) General Service Medal (George VI) c) The 1939-1945 Star d) The Italy Star e) The France & Germany Star f) Defence medal g) Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with Clasp h) 1939-1945 Medal i) 1953 Coronation Medal j) Canadian Forces Decoration (George VI) WO1 Frederick Wigmore, MM, CD was Regimental […]