100 Years Ago: Colors for 39th Battalion

The Intelligencer June 4, 1915 (page 1)

“Colors for the 39th Battalion. The presentation of the colors to the 39th Regiment by the Womens’ Canadian Club will take place on Friday the 11th inst. about 2.30 o’clock in the afternoon. General Hughes will be in the city to be present at the consecration and presentation of the colors and inspect the 39th Battalion at the same time. The function will be a public one at which all the ladies of the Canadian Club will be present as well as the citizens generally are all invited.”