B.C. Mounted Infantry: 0052.0077

MEN RECRUITED FOR MOUNTED INFANTRY – Dozen Men Enlist Here To Hide the Gee-Gees in the Third Contingent.

            Twelve men for the British Columbia Mounted Infantry which will accompany the third contingent are being recruited here this week and are daily going through the mounted drill.  The men selected are Sergeant Austin, Pte. R. McKay, Chas. Gallamore, C. Cryderman, Bert Smoke, B.D. Heard, W. Johns, Nathan Barnhardt, Fred McDonald, E.J.H. Nolan, D.S. Taylor, J.H. Brown.  These men are now expected to leave Cranbrook for the coast on Sunday, March 14th.

0052.0077: B.C. Mounted Infantry

Twelve men recruited from Cranbrook area for B.C. Mounted Infantry, going through daily mounted drills.

Medium:  Newspaper - Text
Date:  March 4, 1915
Pages:  1
Publisher:  Cranbrook Herald
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0052)

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