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Description found in Archives

2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade Headquarters [textual record]. 

Sub-series consists of

Date(s)

1914-1919

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

3.0 m of textual records

Scope and content

Sub-series consists of records created and/or maintained by the 2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade Headquarters, and document many aspects of its activities.

Textual records
90: Open
Volume
from 4044 to 4059
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. 9-37-7 90 (Electronic)

Biography / Administrative history

The 2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade was part of the 1st Canadian Division and was formed from Battalions recruited mostly in Western Canada. The brigade included the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 10th Battalions and was commanded successively by Brigadier-Generals A.W. Currie (September 1914 to September 1915), L.J. Lipsett (September 1915 to June 1916), F.O.W. Loomis (July 1916 to December 1917), J.F.L. Embury (January 1918 to March 1918), F.O.W. Loomis (March 1918 to September 1918) Lieutenant Colonel W.F. Gilson (September 1918 to October 1918) and R.P. Clark October 1918 to May 1919). The 2nd Canadian Infantry Brigade was demobilized in May 1919.

Additional information

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