Seventy Eight years ago on 27 September 1939
From the War Diaries of 15th (Vancouver) Coast Brigade RCA CASF
27/9/39 Mob. Plus 23. 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
27 Sep 1939 – York Island
1 OR proceeded on compassionate leave.
1 OR R.C.A.S.C. arrived to operate launch "York".
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.
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