1st Battalion - 1st Contingent

1914-1918

The 1st Canadian Division or Battalion was formed in August 1914 when Great Britain declared war on Germany. It was the first battalion destined to fight in the First World War and made up a large part of the Canadian Expeditionary Force.

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