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Black Watch, Royal Highland Regiment of Canada

Black Watch, Royal Highland Regiment of Canada

The Royal Highland Regiment was instigated in Montreal in 1862 as the 5th Battalion, Volunteer Militia Rifles of Canada. It is the oldest Highland Regiment in Canada. During World War 1 several battalions formed part of the Canadian Expeditionary Force.

More information can be found on the regiment's website.

 

Title: Black Watch, Royal Highland Regiment of Canada
Record Type: Organisations
Date Established: 31-01-1862
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 105582