The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Title Canadian Expeditionary Forces Cap and Collar Badges
Date 1917/11/06
Description Shadow box with 10 cap and collar badges found with the remains of a Canadian soldier who fell 6 November 1917 during the capture of a German strong point (Vine Cottage). Presumed to be a member of the 3rd Bn Toronto Regiment but not identified. his remains and that of two other Canadian soldiers were re-interred at Passchendale, New Bristol Cemetery.
Catalog Number 04509
Object Name Box, Shadow
Material Metal
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Dimensions H-20.875 W-16 D-1.375 inches
Search Terms 3rd Battalion
World War, 1914-1918
Vine Cottage
Condition Excellent
Event World War, 1914-1918