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Canadian Railway Troops in France historical records [textual record]. 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1916-1919

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

5.50 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of historical records Canadian Railway Troops (CRT) in France which were sent periodically to the Canadian Record Office and the Canadian War Records Office for safekeeping. The records are arranged by subject within each unit. These battalions were not part of the Canadian Corps but came under the command of Brigadier J.W. Stewart, a Canadian who was Director General Transportation (Construction) at British GHQ. Canadian railway units constructed and maintained all gauges of railways for the five British Army areas in France and Belgium.

Textual records
90: Open
RG9-III-C-7
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Accruals
No further accruals are expected.

Subject heading

1. Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Railway Troops
2. Canada. Armée canadienne. Canadian Railway Troops
3. History. Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Railway Troops
4. Histoire. Canada. Armée canadienne. Canadian Railway Troops

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