THE GREAT BADGE COLLECTION OF THE REGIMENTS AND CORPS OF THE CANADIAN ARMY. VOLUME I.

By: Irwin, Arthur Bruce. Foreword by General J.A. Dextraze. Introduction by Colonel N.A. Buckingham.

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Three folding boards (12 1/2" H x 11" W), housing 60 facsimile cap badges of Canadian Army Regiments and Corps. The centre section contains stapled booklet (glued to the board by rear cover) with a foreword and introduction, followed by short histories of the Regiments/Corps - unpaginated (24 pp including both covers) - with b&w and colour illustrations, including centrefold showing badges included in Volume II). "This present volume, which is concerned exclusively with Armoured and Infantry Regiments contains replica badges of 60 units which were involved as a whole in active combat during the Second World War. (They) have been arranged in rows of five in order of precedence starting at the top row and reading from left to right. Although many of the Regiments and Corps whose badges appear here have either been amalgamated with other units or disbanded entirely, their badges have been accorded the precedence to which they would be entitled were they in existence." The badges included are: The Royal Canadian Dragoons; Lord Strathcona's Horse; 8th Canadian Hussars; The Governor General's Horse Guards; 4th Princess Louise Dragoon Guards; The Ontario Regiment; Sherbrooke Fusilier Regiment; Le Regiment de Trois-Rivieres; 1st Hussars; 17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars; The British Columbia Regiment; 12th Manitoba Dragoons; South Alberta Regiment; 8th. (Reserve) Reconnaissance Regiment (14th. Canadian Hussars); Calgary Regiment; The British Columbia Dragoons; The Fort Garry Horse; The Royal Canadian Regiment; Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry; Royal 22e Regiment; Governor General's Foot Guards; The Canadian Grenadier Guards; The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada; The Black Watch of Canada; The Royal Rifles of Canada; The Royal Regiment of Canada; The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry; The Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment; The Lincoln and Welland Regiment; Perth Regiment; The Highland Light Infantry of Canada; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders; Le Regiment de la Chaudiere; Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal; The Princess Louise Fusiliers; Carleton and York Regiment; South Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment; The West Nova Scotia Regiment; North Nova Scotia Highlanders; Cape Breton Highlanders; Le Regiment de Maisonneuve; The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa; The Royal Winnipeg Rifles; The Essex and Kent Scottish; 48th Highlanders of Canada; The Algonquin Regiment; The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada; Lake Superior Regiment; Saskatoon Light Infantry; The Regina Rifle Regiment; The South Saskatchewan Regiment; The Loyal Edmonton Regiment; The Winnipeg Grenadiers; The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada; The Westminster Regiment; The Calgary Highlanders; The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada; The Canadian Scottish Regiment; The Irish Regiment of Canada; The Toronto Scottish Regiment. **Volume I Only.** Very light browning in margins of pages, small corner crease on front cover, text block is loose in covers as staple have become detached. fron covers. Folding boards have browning to edges and surfaces, moderate external edge wear, an area of scuffing at top inside of front board, several very small scuffs and two small dents on inside folded board.

Title: THE GREAT BADGE COLLECTION OF THE REGIMENTS AND CORPS OF THE CANADIAN ARMY. VOLUME I.

Author Name: Irwin, Arthur Bruce. Foreword by General J.A. Dextraze. Introduction by Colonel N.A. Buckingham.

Categories: Military - Canadian: General, Military - Regiments, Military - Uniforms & Arms, Military - World War II,

Publisher: Scarborough, Ontario, Military Badge Collections Inc.: 1973

Binding: Heavy Card

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 30501

Keywords: Canadian Army, Canadian Regiments, Canadian Corps, Cap Badges, Highland Light Infantry, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders, Regiment De La Chaudiere, Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal, Princess Louise Fusiliers, Carleton and York, North Shore (New Brunswick), West Nova Scotia, North Nova Scotia Highlanders, Cape Breton Highlanders, Regiment De Maisonneuve, Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa, Royal Winnipeg Rifles, Essex and Kent Scottish, 48th Highlanders, Algonquin Regiment, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Lake Superior Regiment, Saskatoon Light Infantry, Regina Rifle Regiment, South saskatchewan Regiment, Loyal Edmonton, Winnipeg Grenadiers, Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, Westminster Regiment, Calgary Highlanders, Seaforth Highlanders, Canadian Scottish, Irish Regiment, Toronto Scottish, Royal Canadian Dragoons, Lord Strathcona's Horse, 8th Canadian Hussars, Governor General's Horse Guards, 4th Princess Louise Dragoon Guards, Ontario Regiment, Sherbrooke Fusiliers, Regiment De Trois-Rivieres, 1st Hussars, 17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars, British Columbia Regiment, 12th Manitoba Dragoons, South Alberta, 8th (Reserve) Reconnaissance, 14th Canadian Hussars, Calgary Regiment, British Columbia Dragoons, Fort Garry Horse, Royal Canadian, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, Royal 22e, Governor General's Foot Guards, Canadian Grenadier Guards, Queen's Own Rifles, Black Watch, Royal Rifles of Canada, Royal Regiment of Canada, Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, Hastings and Prince Edward, Lincoln and Welland, Perth, Canadian Military History.,