Theme Collections

Cape Breton Highlanders

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Photos and Postcards - Pre-WW2  – 1920 to 1939

  • Photos - Two photos pertaining to the Governor-General of Canada's Visit to Cape Breton, 1937 
     
  • Photos - Three photos of commanding officers 
     
  • Photos - Two photos showing groups of officers
     
  • Photos - Two photos of the Regimental Sergeant-Major
     
  • Photos - One photo showing a group of officers from various battalions
     

Photos and Postcards – WW2 – Canada – 1939 to 1941

  • Photos - Two photos taken at Connaught Ranges, Ontario, 1941
     
  • Panoramic Photos - Four large panoramic group photos taken at Connaught Ranges, Ontario, 1941 
     
  • ​Photos - Six photos showing groups of soldiers at Debert, NS, 1941 
     
  • Photos - One photo of the Signals Platoon in Sydney, 1940  
     

Photos and Postcards – WW2 – England – 1941-1943

  • Photos - Six photos taken during training in England
     
  • Photos - One photo - "Mail Call"
     
  • Photos - Two photos - "Padre's Hour"
     

Photos and Postcards – WW2 – Italy – 1943-1945

  • Photos - Three photos pertaining to the Cape Breton Highlanders arriving in Italy, 1943
     
  • Photos - Three photos taken at Snow Haven Rest Camp, 1944
     
  • Photos - Four photos pertaining to fighting in the Hitler Line, May, 1944 
     
  • Photos - Six miscellaneous photos showing groups of Cape Breton Highlanders in Italy
     

Photos and Postcards – WW2 – Northwest Europe – 1945-1946

  • Photos - Six photos of Cape Breton Highlanders in France and Belgium, 1945
     
  • Photos - Fourteen photos pertaining to the liberation of Delfzijl, Holland, 1945
     
  • Photos - Twelve photos pertaining to Battery Delfzijl, taken shortly after the battle, 1945
     
  • Photos- Six photos pertaining to Battery Delfzijl, taken post WW2, up to the 1970's
     
  • Photos - Fifteen photos pertaining to Cape Breton Highlanders in Delfzijl, Holland, post liberation, 1945
     

Photos and Postcards – WW2 – Home Comings

  • Photos - Two photos of the troop ship Ile de France docking in Halifax, NS, 1946
     
  • Photos - Two photos showing returning Cape Breton Highlanders in Halifax, NS, 1946 
     

Photos and Postcards – Post WW2 – 1946-1953

  • Photos - Two photos of the Cape Breton Highlanders pipe band
     

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