This week in history
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|05 May 1944|
Battle Honour, Gustav Line. Covers all actions on Adriatic coast from Dec 1943 through April 1944
|06 May 1915|
Major W. R. Marshall promoted to command 15th Battalion
|07 May 1919|
15th Battalion dock at Halifax harbour
|07 May 1945|
Battle Honour, Norhtwest Europe, 1945. Unconditional surrender signed at 070141.
"Effective 090001. All offensive action will cease."
|07 May 1987|
48th Highlander Chapter IODE Standards laid up in Regimental Museum.
Standards presented by Mrs. R. S. Wilson at inaugural meeting on 03 May 1907.
|08 May 1900|
1st change of name to: 48th Regiment 'Highlanders'
|08 May 1919|
15th Battalion arrive at Exhibition sidings, CNE grounds in two trains
|09 May 1919|
Two trains arrive in Toronto at 1000 and 1500 hours carrying 15th Bn. Lt. Col Bent gives "dismiss".
|10 May 1919|
48th Chapter IODE presents bronze laurels to returning 15th Battalion to be placed on Colours
Laurels now on display in Reigmental Museum with Colours
|11 May 1919|
15th Battalion is dismissed at parade at Varsity Stadium.