Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Did you know, the 199th (Duchess of Connaught’s Own Irish Rangers) Battalion was raised in Montreal in an effort to bolster recruitment amongst Irish-Canadians? Their motto was “Who Shall Separate Us”.

“All in One with the Irish Canadian Rangers 199th Overseas Battalion : recruitment campaign.”
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1983-28-888.