Seventy Eight years ago on 22 September 1939
From the War Diaries of 15th (Vancouver) Coast Brigade RCA CASF
22/9/39 Mob. Plus 18. No change in strength and disposition.
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
22 Sep 1939 – York Island
Letter re r/t traffic (see App. "F")
HMCS Allaverdy, skipper Roberts and Lt. Genge, X.O., arrived for examination service.
1 OR SOS - under age.
Letter re recreation (see App. F")
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.