Seventy Eight years ago on 23 September 1939
From the War Diaries of 15th (Vancouver) Coast Brigade RCA CASF
23/9/39 Mob. Plus 19. 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
23 Sep 1939 – York Island
1600 - C.A.S.F. Medical Board, three civilian doctors, arrived
Lieut. D. Cunnington, R.C.E. arrived.
Attestation completed today. 4 OR found Category "E"., Balance Category "A".
1 OR SOS under age.
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.