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
3 September 1939 – York Island
S.S. “Salvor” delivered sand, gravel, cement, roofing paper, etc.
Progress Report (See App. “G”)
Examination service instituted
Work continued on huts and on Guns.
Weather : Showers
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.