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History of the Halifax Volunteer Battalion and volunteer companies

Thomas J. Egan

History of the Halifax Volunteer Battalion and volunteer companies

1859-1887.

by Thomas J. Egan

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Published by A. [and] W. Mackinlay in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Halifax Volunteer Battalion,
  • Canada -- Army -- Volunteers

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 172 p. plates.
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16202409M


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The Halifax Volunteer Battalion (–) included six companies that were raised in present-day Halifax Regional software-comparativo.com six companies included the Scottish Rifles, Chebucto Grays, Mayflower Rifles, Halifax Rifles, Irish Volunteers and Dartmouth Rifles which were all raised in the fall of The upper ranks of the battalion was made up of distinguished people from the.

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Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book. The Halifax Provisional Battalion was a military unit from Nova Scotia, Canada, which was sent to fight in the North-West Rebellion in The battalion was under command of Lieutenant-Colonel James J.

Bremner and consisted of soldiers made up three companies from the Princess Louise Fusiliers, three companies of the 63rd Halifax Rifles (formerly the Halifax Volunteer Battalion), and two.

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However, three companies of the 78th were surrounded by History of the Halifax Volunteer Battalion and volunteer companies book cavalry and captured the following year. One hundred sixty-three men and officers were killed, including the Commanding Officer Lt-Col.

MacLeod. The remainder of the 78th's 2nd battalion withdrew to Alexandria and returned to Sicily. Early inthey were recalled to England. Recreated 42nd Grenadier Company Photo courtesy of Susan R. Gable 4th British Grenadier Battalion Order Book, Kept by Adjutant and Lieutenant John Peebles, Grenadier Company, 42nd or Royal Highland Regiment, August 1 to October 17, Transcribed and Edited by Paul Pace, Spring City, Tennessee, February History of the Halifax Volunteer Battalion and Volunteer Companies.

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History Of The Halifax Volunteer Battalion. History of the Halifax Regional Municipality. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Part of a series on the. History of Halifax, Nova Scotia; History. Halifax (former city) (–) Dartmouth (–) Bedford (–) Halifax County (–).

Mar 23,  · This post will look at numbering in the two regular battalions of the Yorkshire Regiment (the 1st and 2nd battalions) between and Service number information comes primarily from WO 97 and from WO and WO Battalion locations are taken from the now sadly defunct software-comparativo.com Volunteer Force (Great Britain): | The |Volunteer Force| was a citizen army of part-time rifle, artillery and engi World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

For an extensive history of the 85th Battalion, refer to: Hayes, Lt. Col. Joseph. The Eighty-Fifth in France and Flanders. Halifax: Royal Print & Litho Limited, Lt. Col. Hayes was the battalion's Medical Officer and was named a member of the Distinguished Service Order (D.

O.) in recognition of his valuable service to King and country. Not to be confused with Halifax Volunteer Battalion — The Halifax Provisional Battalion was a military unit from Nova Scotia, Canada, which was sent to fight in the North-West Rebellion in The battalion was under command of Lieutenant-Colonel James J.

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Jan 13,  · Not for the first time, I am indebted to my pal Graham Stewart for supplying the following scans of ACI which in turn reference The Royal Warrant of 21st February (issued as Army Order 85 of ) which sanctioned the formation of The Labour Corps.

The Volunteer Force was a citizen army of part-time rifle, artillery and engineer corps, created as a popular movement throughout the British Empire in Originally highly autonomous, the units of volunteers became increasingly integrated with the British Army after the Childers Reforms in.

This is to notify the board of the following website of Living Historians, whose goal it is to continue with the formal work started by Mssrs. Thomas Rankin and David Seay, in researching and honoring the original soldiers of the 23rd Virginia Volunteer Regiment of Infantry.

Fort Edward (Nova Scotia) in Windsor, Nova Scotia was the Regiment's headquarters to prevent a possible American land assault on Halifax from the Bay of Fundy. Also raised in Nova Scotia were the Royal Fencible American Regiment and the Royal Nova Scotia Volunteer software-comparativo.comon: Nova Scotia.

The trouble was that such news came from all over the northern USSR. It moved faster than men could travel. And the Reds could not find anybody. A whole division was assigned to find this ghost army of the Finns. One of the units the Reds were looking for was “Wingate’s Raiders” or the Atholl Highlanders volunteer Battalion.

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History of. Unit History: Yorkshire Volunteers. 3rd Battalion The Prince of Wales’s Own Regiment of Yorkshire (T.A.) The Headquarters of the new Regiment was at York and four rifle companies were based at York, Middlesbrough, Halifax and Sheffield.

In a fifth company was formed in Leeds from elements of the Leeds Rifles and the five parent. The 34th Infantry Regiment was organized in May,with men from Norfolk, Richmond, and Yorktown, and the counties of Gloucester, Mecklenburg, Bedford, Greene, and King and Queen.

For almost two years the unit served as heavy artillery attached to the Department of Richmond and was known as the 4th Heavy Artillery. In May,it was assigned to Wise's Brigade as infantry.

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During the first years of European settlement, the colony was primarily made up of Catholic Acadians, Maliseet and Mi'kmaq. Brief History [edit | edit source] The 23rd Regiment, Virginia Infantry completed its organization in May, Its members were recruited at Richmond and in the counties of Louisa, Amelia, Halifax, Goochland, Prince Edward, and Charlotte.

It ended the war at Appomattox, surrendered with 8 officers and 49 men. This book focuses not only on those officers residing within the borders of the 13 rebellious American colonies, but also on those of the Canadian command and the officers serving in the Caribbean Basin.

Brewerton’s Volunteer Company (LI, NY) Bucks County Volunteers (PA) 2nd Battalion Independent Companies (Jamaica) The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers was an infantry regiment of the British software-comparativo.com in as one of three 'English' units in the Dutch Anglo-Scots Brigade, it accompanied William III to England in the November Glorious Revolution and became part of the English establishment in Branch: British Army.

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T.; also, the Official Reports of the Officers in Charge of Boats. The first day of battle for Canadians was disastrous. Sloshing through chest-deep water, the troops crossed the rushing Modder River.

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These were the logical continuation of the reforms: the regimental numbers of infantry regiments were replaced with territorial titles, “brigade districts” were renamed as “regimental districts”, and the local miltia and rifle volunteer corps were affiliated to the new.

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HISTORY. The Canadian Militia Act of provided for the formation of an Active Militia to consist of volunteer troops of cavalry, field batteries and foot companies of artillery, and fifty companies of rifles.

Bythe full number of rifle companies had been raised, including four from Toronto. On this page are notes on the organisational basics, dress and equipage of the infantry volunteer corps of the West Riding formed or re-formed in the second wave of volunteering, from Addingham, Ainsty of York, Barkston Ash, Bawtry, Bingley, Birstall and Batley, Bradford, Craven, Dewsbury, Doncaster, Ecclesfield, Halifax, West Halifax, Knaresborough, Leeds, Pontefract, Ripon.In Novemberthe 1st Battalion marched from the Quebec Citadel to a waiting transport, with its departure, the only British troops remaining in Canada were those manning the naval bases at Halifax and Esquimalt, which remained British garrison stations until early in the twentieth century.The No.

2 Construction Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF), was raised in Nova Scotia and was one of two predominantly black battalions in Canadian military history and the only Canadian battalion composed of black soldiers to serve in World War I. Commanded by Lieutenant Colonel D.H. Sutherland, formerly of the rd Battalion, CEF, all but one of the unit's 19 officers were white.