Officers of the 116th Battalion at Pernes, December 1917


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A black and white group portrait photograph of officers on duty with the 116th (Ontario County) Canadian Infantry Battalion. This picture was taken on tn the return of the men from Belgium in 1917.
Notes:
Officers in this photo who were killed in action: Lt. C. R. Hills, Lt. F. A. MacGrotty, Lt. R.W. Soper, Lt. W.J. Preston, Lt. J.A. Gibson, Lt. W.R. Biggar, Lt. T.H. Broad, Capt. A.W. Baird, O.C.

Other information:
Capt. N.E. Fairhead was Quartermaster and Lt. J.H. Hughes, M.C. was Transport Officer.
Inscriptions:
Officers on Duty with 116th (Ontario County) Canadian Infantry Battalion, B.E.F.
Taken on return from Belgium, November, 1917

BACK ROW, standing (left to right) - Lieut. E .B. Elliott, Lieut. G. W. Morgan, Lieut. C. H. Hillis, Lieut. A. L. McDonald, Lieut. H. K. Wood, Lieut. F. A. MacGrotty, Lieut. W. E. Shier, Lieut. G. E. Haygarth, Lieut. W. A. Orr, Lieut, J. B. Quarry, Lieut. H. E. Patterson.
SECOND ROW, standing - Lieut. R. W. Soper, Lieut. J. A. Hughes, Lieut. J. A. Proctor, Captain W. J. Preston, Lieut. J. A. Gibson, Lieut. R. W. Biggar, Lieut. A. H. Dixon, Lieut. J. A. Huggins, Lieut. H. R. Williams, Lieut. G. M. Leslie, Lieut. T. A. Irwin, Lieut. A. K. Wilson, Lieut. T. H. Broad.
THIRD ROW, sitting - Captain A. H. Armitage (C.A.M.C.), Captain D. Ritchie, Major E. P. S. Allen, Major G. R. Pearkes, (V.C., M.C.), Lt.-Col. S. Sharpe (D.S.O.), Captain A. F. Hind, Captain H. E. Ruwald, Captain A. W. Baird, Captain N. E. Fairhead.
FOURTH ROW, sitting.-Lieut. W. A. Dunlop, Lieut. L. V. Sutton, Lieut. J. H. Hughes (M.C.), Lieut. K. L. Wallace, Lieut. H. E. Gee
Date of Original:
December 1917
Dimensions:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
29-002-054
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Officers of the 116th Battalion at Pernes, December 1917
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Officers of the 116th Battalion at Pernes, December 1917


A black and white group portrait photograph of officers on duty with the 116th (Ontario County) Canadian Infantry Battalion. This picture was taken on tn the return of the men from Belgium in 1917.