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Brigade with Divisional Headquarters, rendezvous were announced and organization effected.

The Unit Commanders of the 1st Canadian Division on its arrival in France were as follows:

 

Commander of Units 1st Infantry Brigade

Brigade Commander, Lt.-Col. M. S. Mercer.

Officer Commanding 1st Battalion, Lt.-Col. F. W. Hill. Officer Commanding 2nd Battalion, Lt.-Col. David Watson.

Officer Commanding 3rd Battalion, Lt.-Col. R. Rennie. Officer Commanding 4th Battalion, Lt.-Col. A. P. Birchall.

2nd Infantry Brigade

Brigade Commander, Lt.-Col. A. W. Currie.

Officer Commanding 5th Battalion, Lt.-Col. G. S. Tuxford.

Officer Commanding 7th Battalion, Lt.-Col. W. F. H. Hart-McHarg.

Officer Commanding 8th Battalion, Lt.-Col. L. J. Lipsett.

Officer Commanding 10th Battalion, Lt.-Col. R. L. Boyle.

3rd Infantry Brigade

Brigade Commander, Col. IL E. W. Turner, V.C.,

D.S.O.

Officer Loomis.

Officer

Meighen.

Officer Commanding 15th Battalion, Lt.-Col. J. A. Currie.

Officer Commanding 16th Battalion, Lt.-Col. R. G. E. Leckie.

Commanding 13th Battalion, Lt.-Col. F. O. W. Commanding 14th Battalion, Lt.-Col. F. S.


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