Item IHM.2021.0527 - 217th Battalion (Eastern Saskatchewan)

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217th Battalion (Eastern Saskatchewan)

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1 photograph: b&w; 19 x 50 cm

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Donated by Jean Smith-Windsor July 15, 2002

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The 217th Overseas Battalion C.E.F. standing in a ceremony

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The 217th Battalion was organized in February 1916, recruited in eastern Saskatchewan, and mobilized at Moosmin Saskatchewan.
The 217th Embarked from Halifax June 2nd, 1917 aboard the Olympic, and disembarked in England June 9th.
Upon arrival they were absorbed by the 19th Canadian Reserve.

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Museum Artifact# 2002-17

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