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The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
The figure of St. Andrew holding in his arms a Cross, enclosed by a
wreath of thistles and leaves; across the lower part of the wreath are
scrolls inscribed QUEEN'S OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS OF CANADA.
Official Abbreviation: Camerons of C
Motto: Ullamh (Ready)
Battle Honours (37)
First World War
Second World War
CANAL DU NORD
Pursuit to Mons
FRANCE AND FLANDERS, 1915-1918
Colonel-in-Chief: Field Marshal His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh
KG, PC, KT, OM, GBE, QSO, CD
VERRITRES RIDGE -- TILLY-LA-CAMPAGNE
FORET DE LA LONDE
North-West Europe, 1942,1944-1945
Quick March: The Piobaireachd of Donald Dhu and The March of the Cameron Men
969 St. Matthew Avenue
Order of Precedence: 39
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Jacobite Rising, Prince Charles Edward Stuart lands from a French warship in Glenfinnan, raises his standard, and marches on London - the start of the second Jacobite Rebellion, known as "the 45".
War of 1812: American frigate USS CONSTITUTION defeats the British frigate HMS GUERRIERE off the coast of Nova Scotia. The British shot is said to have bounced off CONSTITUTION's sides, earning her the nickname "Old Ironsides".
Kaiser's alleged order for the destruction of "General French's contemptible little army."
British forces total 3,825,000 including Colonial troops
VC won by A/Capt John Weir Foote, ED, DD, Canadian Chaplain Services attached to The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, Dieppe, France
VC won by Lt. Col. Charles Cecil Merritt, The South Saskatchewan Regiment, Dieppe, France
World War II: Operation Jubilee - The 2nd Canadian Infantry Division leads an allied forces amphibious assault on Dieppe, France.
Indochina Conflict: Viet Minh led by Ho Chi Minh take power in Hanoi, Vietnam
First Gulf of Sidra Incident: Two Libyan Su-22 fighters engaged two US F-14 Tomcats off the Libyan coast. The Libyan fighters were destroyed by the F-14's.
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