Category: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Categories: Canadian Army

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The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada is a Primary Reserve infantry regiment of the Canadian Army. It is part of the 3rd Canadian Division's 38 Canadian Brigade Group and is headquartered at the Minto Armoury in Winnipeg, Manitoba. It is the oldest highland regiment in Western Canada. Lineage

Originated 1 February 1910 in Winnipeg, Manitoba as The 79th Highlanders of Canada
Redesignated 1 April 1910 as The 79th Cameron Highlanders of Canada; 16th Battalion (Canadian Scottish), CEF (perpetuated by the Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's); 43rd Battalion (Cameron Highlanders of Canada), CEF; 174th Battalion (Cameron Highlanders of Canada), CEF; 179th Battalion (Cameron Highlanders of Canada), CEF
Redesignated 12 March 1920 as The Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Redesignated 1 November 1923 as The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Redesignated 7 November 1940 as the 2nd (Reserve) Battalion, The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Redesignated 30 November 1945 as The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Redesignated 1 October 1954 as The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada (Motor)
Redesignated 11 April 1958 as The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

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1877 Richmond, Surrey, England, United Kingdom - 1965 photo
10 Jan 1918 Carman, Manitoba, Canada - 26 May 1969 photo
19 Jun 1951 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - 24 Sep 2022 photo
09 Sep 1881 Rothes, Banffshire, Scotland, United Kingdom - 14 Aug 1950
1920s - 2000s Privacy Level: Private with Public Biography and Family Tree (Yellow)
17 Sep 1889 Tingwall, Shetland, Scotland, United Kingdom - 09 Jul 1940




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