The History of the Brocks during the Defence of Canada

Defence of Canada Genealogy History

Pte. William James Kirkland

Great-grandson of Private William James Kirkland of the 41st Brockville Battalion of Rifles, Douglas Kirkland, accompanied by family members, presented the private’s Fenian Medal with bars (also known as the Canadian General Service Medal) to Corporal Joey Ashford of the Brockville Rifles, on Thursday, Oct. 6. “I received it (the medal) through my mother, Laura, […]