Blog Updates for July 2016

In general the progress for the blog is moving ahead in a systematic manner and the wealth of information online and available is astounding and daunting. Soldiers’ Pages At the time of this post the database, in raw terms and without purging and verification, has 1,194 soldiers in it. Of those, approximately 1,000 soldiers have…

Special Event: 91st Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force ”Elgins Own” in St. Thomas, Ontario

Below are the details of a wonderful initiative taken by a series of volunteers and history buffs of an event to honour the formation of the 91st Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. I have included the details per a document from this group’s Facebook page. Many soldiers of the 91st Battalion served with other…