Tug of War at the Glengarry Highland Games 2017

The Brocks team tied for 5th overall of 11 teams in our first attempt attending the Glengarry Highland Games Highlanders Challenge Cup congratulations to the team: Cpl thompson (team captain), RSM Gagnon (coach), Captain Lampron, Sgt hopper, MCpl Jackson, Cpl Parker, Cpl Springer, Cpl Zieman (anchor), Cpl Oliver, Rfmn Boyd, Cpl Jowett. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” […]

Genealogy History

Pte. Harry Brown (Gananoque, ON)

te. Harry W. Brown, a Gananoque native, was one of six Canadian soldiers to be awarded a Victoria Cross for their acts of heroism during the Battle of Hill 70, northwest of Lens, France, in August 1917. The Victoria Cross is the highest military honour awarded to members of the Commonwealth forces “for extraordinary valour […]

The Great War

The Hundred Days Offensive

Members of the 156th Battalion were dispersed among several other Battalions following the disbandment of the 156th in February 1918. The bulk of the 156th went to the following Battalions: 2nd Battalion C.E.F. (Perpetuated by the Governor General’s Footguards) 21 Battalion C.E.F. (Perpetuated by the Prince of Wales Own Regiment) 38th Battalion C.E.F. (Perpetuated by […]