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Item ID# A987.031.015
Title Bruce in Khaki containing a history of the 160th Overseas Bruce Battalion and complete nominal roll of all men who were at any time on the strength of the Battalion
Object Name Book
Dates of Creation July 1934
Creator James, F. Treve
Other Creators Johnston, Thomas
Description Book: "Bruce in Khaki containing A History of the 160th Overseas Bruce Battalion and Complete Nominal Roll of all Men who were at any time on the strength of the Battalion."

The history includes details of organization and recruiting, training, departure for overseas, demobilization of 5th division, and badges. The nominal roll shows regimental number, rank and name, as wella s the company or section the man belonged to in the 160th battalion, the unit served with in France, England, and whether killed, wounded, gassed, or decorated.

Photographs in the book include:
Lieut.-Col. Adam Weir
Chesley Memorial
Col. Donald M. Sutherland
Major Moffat
Officers of the 160th (Bruce) Battalion at Bramshott, England
Depositing of the Colours (1917)
The Company Commanders and the Adjutant
The Orderly Room Gang
N.C.O.'s of 160th (Bruce) Battalion at Bramshott, England
No. 1 Platoon, "A" Company
No. 2 Platoon, "A" Company
No. 5 Platoon, "B" Company
No. 10 Platoon, "C" Company
The McDonalds of the 160th O.S. Batt. C.E.F.
The Four Bell Brothers
No. 13 Platoon, "D" Company
Sergft. D.W. Stephens and his little playment, "Teddy", Mascot of the 160th Bruce Battalion
Brass Band
Baseball TEam
Collection 160th Battalion fonds
Physical Description 24.5 x 16 x 1 cm (dark green soft cover)
Subjects 160th Bruce Battalion
First World War
Military
Place 160th Bruce Battalion
Bruce County
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