Category: 222nd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I

Categories: Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I

222nd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, World War I

The 222nd Battalion, CEF was a Great War unit of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. It was based in Winnipeg, Manitoba and began recruiting in early 1916 throughout the province. After sailing to England in November 1916, the battalion was absorbed into the 19th Reserve Battalion on January 2, 1917. Lieut-Col. W. O. Smyth was the only Officer Commanding of the 222nd Battalion, CEF. This battalion is perpetuated by the Royal Winnipeg Rifles.

See: Wikipedia entry for 222nd Battalion, CEF


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Person Profiles (3)

26 Apr 1897 Broomhill, Manitoba, Canada - 12 Apr 1917
20 Jun 1897 Pilot Mound, Manitoba, Canada - 13 Oct 1958
20 Feb 1895 Treherne, Manitoba, Canada - 09 Mar 1918




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