Seventy Eight years ago on 10 September 1939
From the War Diaries of 85 Heavy Battery, RCA CASF a sub-unit of the 15th (Vancouver) Coast Brigade RCA stationed at Yorke Island, BC
11 September 1939 – York Island
S.S. Bervin delivered 50 12 1/2 gallon drums and 3000 gallons into tank.
Progress Report (see App. "G").
Weather : Fair.
The war diaries for the following Batteries of the 15th (Vancouver) Coast Brigade RCA have yet to be located:
31st Heavy Battery stationed at Stanley Park and Narrows North
58th Heavy Battery stationed at Point Grey and Steveston.