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The Loyal Edmonton Regiment



Armorial Description

Between two maple leaves a windmill sail in saltire; superimposed upon the centre of the sail a coyote's head affronts, surmounting the wolf's head the red rose of Lancaster; below the coyote's head and resting on a scroll inscribed THE LOYAL EDMONTON REGIMENT, the numerals 49; the whole surmounted by the Crown.


Official Abbreviation: L Edmn R

Motto: Fears no Foe


Battle Honours (39)

First World War

    MOUNT SORREL
    PASSCHENDAELE
    SOMME, 1916
    AMIENS
    FLERS-COURCELETTE
    SCARPE, 1918
    Ancre Heights
    HINDENBURG LINE
    Arras, 1917,'18
    Canal du Nord
    VIMY, 1917
    PURSUIT TO MONS
    HILL 70
    France and Flanders, 1915-1918
    Ypres, 1917
Second World War
    LANDING IN SICILY
    GOTHIC LINE
    Piazza Amerina
    Monteciccardo
    Leonforte
    Monte Luro
    Agira
    RIMINI LINE
    ADRANO
    PISCIATELLO
    Troina Valley
    San Fortunato
    Sicily, 1943
    SAVIO BRIDGEHEAD
    Colle danchise
    NAVICLIOCANAL
    The Gully
    Fosso Munio
    ORTONA
    Italy, 1943-1945
    LIRI VALLEY
    Apeldoorn
    Hitler Line
    NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 1945
Colonel-in-Chief: The Right Honourable, Countess Mountbatten of Burma, CD, JP, DL, CBE


Order of Precedence: 38
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Today in Military History

December 9



1824:

Battle of Ayacucho - Peru defeats Spain


1835:

The Army of the Republic of Texas captures San Antonio


1861:

Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War created by the U.S. Congress


1937:

Second Sino-Japanese War: Battle of Nanjing begins.


1940:

World War II: British Army attacks Italian forces in North Africa.


1941:

China and Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea declares war on Germany, and Italy.


1944:

British Eigth Army suspends offensive in Italy


1945:

American General George S. Patton is injured in an automobile crash in occupied Germany. He dies twelve days later.


1946:

The Trials of War Criminals before the Nuremberg Military Tribunals began with the Doctors' Trial, the trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity began for medical researchers involved in the horrors of Nazi human experimentation.


1961:

Adolf Eichmann found guilty of war crimes in Israel.


1992:

US Marines land in Somalia




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