File 001 - 117th Eastern Townships Battalion

CEF, 117th Battalion, Nominal Roll Military order The Sizzler 117th Battalion reunion 117th Battalion reunion

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117th Eastern Townships Battalion

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CA ETRC P997-003-01-001

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  • 1917-1918, 1965 [copied 2014] (Creation)

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7 textual records. - 2 photographs : b&w.

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The file consists of a General Order headed "Secret"; a mimeographed embarcation order letter dated 26 July 1918; a Christmas card dated 1935; a mimeographed newsletter "The Sizler, Official organ of the 117th Battalion", Vol.1, No.1, dated 10 December 1917; a printed menu headed "117th Shun", undated; a document headed Nominal Roll Officers, non-commissioned officers and men, issued with militia orders of 1917; a photocopy of one page of the newspaper Sherbrooke Daily Record, headed "50 years ago 117th ETBA sailed for England" and dated 13 August 1965; and copies of a letter and photographs regarding a reunion of the Eastern Townships Overseas Battalion Association from 1965. The file provides information on many Eastern Townships soldiers and on the activities and programmes of the 117th Battalion.

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