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The Canadian Grenadier Guards
A grenade with seventeen exterior flame points; on the ball of the grenade
the Royal cypher reversed and interlaced ensigned by the Crown; below the
Royal cypher, the word CANADA.
Official Abbreviation: CGG
Motto: Honi soit qui mal y pense (Evil be to him who evil
Battle Honours (31)
First World War
YPRES, 1915, '17
Second World War
ARRAS, 1917, '18
CANAL DU NORD
THE LOWER MAAS
NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 1944-1955
Order of Precedence: 2
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John Graves Simcoe proposed the "military street'' as a strategic route to help protect Upper Canada from American invasion. We know it as the longest street in the world, Toronto's Yonge Street, whose completion was announced today in history
The battle of Verdun begins
PPCLI presented with Wreath of Laurel by Lady Patricia Ramsey at Bramshot Camp, England
German resistance in Moyland Wood collapses after a week of fighting. The next objective for 1st Canadian Army will be the defences in the forests of the Hochwald.
A nine-man patrol from Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry comes under fire in Korea. They are the first Canadian troops to be fired upon by the enemy in this United Nations "police action". No casualties are reported.
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