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Canada's Sons on Kopje and Veldt [book]

Date Range: 

1899 - 1902

Resource Format: 

  • Book

Place: 

  • Canada

Additional Information: 

  • Canada's Sons on Kopje and Veldt: A Historical Account of the Canadian Contingents, by T.G. Marquis (1900).
  • Read online or download, free, via Internet Archive.
  • The book includes:
    • an introductory chapter by George Munro Grant, principal of Queen's University, Kingston
    • Official List of the Officers and Men of the First Canadian Contingent in South Africa (Appendix A).
      • nominal roll of 1st Canadian contingent
      • Kingston and vicinity was "D Company, left half"
    • Official List of the Officers and Men of the Second Canadian Contingent in South Africa (Appendix B).
      • nominal roll of 2nd Canadian contingent
      • recruited principally from the North-West
      • and of C, D and E Field Batteries R.C.A. [Royal Canadian Artillery]
    • Official List of the Officers and Men of The Strathcona's Horse, and of the extra men [reinforcements] for First Contingent and for Strathcona's Horse (Appendix C) and "Dates of Sailing of Transports."
    • Canadian Roll of Honour (Appendix D)

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