Category: 111th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I

Categories: Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I | Waterloo, Ontario

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The 111th Battalion (South Waterloo), CEF, was an infantry battalion of the Great War Canadian Expeditionary Force. The 111th Battalion was authorized on 22 December 1915 and embarked for Britain on 25 September 1916, where, on 13 October 1916, its personnel were absorbed by the 35th Battalion, CEF, to provide reinforcements for the Canadian Corps in the field. The battalion disbanded on 21 May 1917.

The 111th Battalion recruited in Waterloo County, Ontario, and was mobilized at Galt.

The 111th Battalion was commanded by Lt.-Col. J.D. Clarke from 6 October 1916 to 13 October 1916.

The 111th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916.

The 111th Battalion (South Waterloo), CEF, is perpetuated by The Royal Highland Fusiliers of Canada.

Wikipedia: 111th Battalion (South Waterloo), CEF


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28 Sep 1891 Stayner, Clearview, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada - 18 Nov 1975
09 Mar 1884 Peebles, Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
26 Feb 1894 Charing Cross, Kent, Ontario, Canada photo
12 Dec 1892 Ayr, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada - 11 Nov 1960 photo
25 Aug 1896 Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 16 Dec 1983 photo
18 Jun 1893 Lindsay, Victoria, Ontario, Canada - 23 May 1954 photo
10 Dec 1897 London, England, United Kingdom photo




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