Archives Search

Search only: Library, Archives Advanced Search, Ancestors, Images, Search All

To submit a comment, contact

Search Help

Warning: Descriptive record is in process. These materials may not yet be available for consultation.

Description found in Archives

1st Canadian Infantry Brigade Headquarters [textual record]. 

Sub-series consists of



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

2.0 m of textual records

Scope and content

Sub-series consists of records created and/or maintained by the 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade Headquarters, and document many aspects of its activities.

Textual records
90: Open
from 4023 to 4032
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Textual records The finding aid's file level descriptions can be accessed through the "consists of fields in the MIKAN record. A paper copy is also available in the Reference room. The finding aid is a typed list consisting of volume number, file number, title and outside dates. Excel 9-37-2 90 (Electronic)

Biography / Administrative history

The 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade was part of the 1st Canadian Division and was formed from Battalions recruited in Ontario. The brigade included the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Battalions and was commanded successively by Brigadier-Generals M.S. Mercer (September 1914 to November 1915), G.B. Hughes (November 1915 to February 1917), W.A. Griesbach (February 1917 to Febraury 1919), and G.E. McCuaig (February 1919 to April 1919). The 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade was demobilized in April 1919.

Additional information

No further accruals are expected.