LH2152 116th Battalion -- Alexandra Park
Description
Creator
D. Campbell, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black-and-white photo of the 116th Battalion marching through Alexandra Park, Oshawa.
Notes
At the start of the First World War, a group of soldiers were recruited from Ontario County by the 34th Battalion. The 116th fought with the Canadian Expeditionary Force in England, France, and Belgium, including in battles at Somme, Vimy, Ypres, and Passchendaele. The 116th's commanding officer was Lieutenant-Colonel George Randolph Pearkes.
Date of Original
ca. 1916
Dimensions
Width: 23.5 cm
Height: 18 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
LH2152
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9080345316449 Longitude: -78.8706564903259
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Terms of Use
please credit Oshawa Public Libraries, Local History Collection
Contact
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Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
905-579-6111 EXT 5253
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LH2152 116th Battalion -- Alexandra Park


Black-and-white photo of the 116th Battalion marching through Alexandra Park, Oshawa.