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165th Bn CEF pin back cap badge

165th Bn CEF pin back cap badge

The 165th (French Acadian) Battalion, CEF was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Moncton, New Brunswick, the unit began recruiting in late 1915 throughout the Maritime provinces. After sailing to England in March 1917, the battalion was absorbed into the 13th Reserve Battalion on April 7, 1917.

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Code: 50322

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97th Bn CEF cap badge and collars

97th Bn CEF cap badge and collars

The 97th Battalion (American Legion), CEF, was an infantry battalion of the Great War Canadian Expeditionary Force. The 97th Battalion was authorized on 22 December 1915 and embarked for Britain on May 1916 but were halted in Aldershot, Nova Scotia when the American government protested the title of American Legion as they were officially a neutral state.1 The delay caused a number of officers ...  read more

Code: 50321

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Canadian Buffs CEF cap badge

Canadian Buffs CEF cap badge

The 198th (Canadian Buffs) Battalion, CEF was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the unit began recruiting during the winter of 1915/16 from The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, which was based in that city. After sailing to England in March 1917, the battalion was absorbed into the 3rd Reserve Battalion on March 9, 1918.

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Code: 50320

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198th Bn CEF cap badge

198th Bn CEF cap badge

The 198th (Canadian Buffs) Battalion, CEF was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the unit began recruiting during the winter of 1915/16 from The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, which was based in that city. After sailing to England in March 1917, the battalion was absorbed into the 3rd Reserve Battalion on March 9, 1918.

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Code: 50319

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83rd Bn CEF cap badge with pin back

83rd Bn CEF cap badge with pin back

The 83rd Battalion (Queen's Own Rifles of Canada), CEF was an infantry battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the Great War. The 83rd Battalion was authorized on 10 July 1915 and embarked for Britain on 28 April 1916. It provided reinforcements for the Canadian Corps until 7 July 1916, when its personnel were absorbed by the 12th Reserve Battalion, CEF. The battalion was subsequen...  read more

Code: 50318

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Lord Strathcona Horse CEF Cap Badge

Lord Strathcona Horse CEF Cap Badge

Strathcona's Horse was authorized on 1 February 1900 and embarked for Africa on 17 March 1900. There it fought as part of the 3rd Mounted Brigade and 4th Infantry Brigade, II Division, until its departure from the theatre of operations on 20 January 1901. The unit disbanded on 9 March 1901. The regiment was placed on active service at the start of the Great War on 6 August 1914 for instructiona...  read more

Code: 50267

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123rd Bn CEF Pugaree Badge

123rd Bn CEF Pugaree Badge

he 123rd Battalion, Royal Grenadiers, CEF was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Toronto, Ontario, they began recruiting in November 1915. After arriving in England, they continued to train as an infantry battalion for several months, but just before mobilizing to France in January 1917, the battalion was re-designated the 123rd Pioneer Battalion, Ro...  read more

Code: 50266

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British Royal Artillery Generic Badge

British Royal Artillery Generic Badge

CFA batteries were in all operations of the CEF until the end of the war. British made badge were often used by CEF members in numerous batteries during the war due to supply issues. A standard and common badge with original lugs in good shape.  read more

Code: 50265

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218th Bn CEF cap badge

218th Bn CEF cap badge

The 218th Battalion, CEF, was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Edmonton, Alberta, the unit began recruiting in early 1916 in that city. After sailing to England in February 1917, the battalion was transferred to the 8th Battalion, Canadian Railway Troops. Nice condition badge with original lugs.  read more

Code: 50264

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208th Bn CEF cap badge

208th Bn CEF cap badge

The 208th (Canadian Irish) Battalion, CEF was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the unit began recruiting during the winter of 1915/16 in that city and the surrounding district. After sailing to England in May 1917, the battalion was absorbed into the 2nd and 8th Reserve Battalions on January 3, 1918. A good badge with its original...  read more

Code: 50263

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