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25th Battalion (Nova Scotia Rifles)


Photos and Postcards - WW1 - Canada - 1914 to 1915


Photo Postcard

This section contains one photo postcard showing a group of officers and soldiers of the 25th Battalion in Halifax, NS, circa 1914-1915.

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A Group of Officers and Soldiers

25th Battalion (Nova Scotia Rifles)

Halifax, NS

Circa 1914-1915

The three officers on the left are, as follows, left to right:

1. Lieut. Lewis Howard Johnstone from Victoria Mines, Cape Breton, NS. Killed in action in France on October 1, 1916.

2. Major Arthur William Porter Weston from Halifax, NS.

3. Capt. Donald Alexander MacRae from Baddeck River, Victoria County, Cape Breton, NS

Citadel Hill is visible in the background.

Photographer:  W.G. MacLaughlan, Halifax, NS
Ref. Number:  0-4 (12-1.2)
Image Information:  Scan of original photo postcard
Source:  Robert MacLellan Collection

Reverse of the Above Postcard

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