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69th Annapolis Regiment

The 69th Annapolis Regiment was an infantry regiment of the Canadian Militia from 8 May 1900 to 1 Apr 1920, with a history going back to 1869.

Lineage

On 8 Oct 1869, the 1st Regiment, Annapolis County Volunteers was formed at Paradise, NS, as an Active Militia unit for Annapolis County, NS. Seven companies were raised at Wilmot, Paradise, Grandville, Port William, and Annapolis Royal and two more companies were raised in 1872 at Bear River and Clement's Port. Some companies disbanded and others moved during the 19th Century.

The regiment was renamed 1st Regiment of Annapolis County on 5 Nov 1869. One company separated on 14 Jan 1870 to form the 72nd Battalion of Volunteer Militia, also known as the 2nd Annapolis Battalion and it is believed the unit was correspondingly renamed 69th (1st Annapolis) Battalion of Infantry. The 2nd Battalion was absorbed in 1898 and the designation again changed, to 69th Annapolis Battalion of Infantry.

In 1899, the battalion was organized with 9 companies and headquarters was moved to Malvern Square.

On 8 May 1900, as part of the reorganization of the Militia, the battalion was designated as a Regiment, being known as the 69th Annapolis Regiment.

69th Annapolis Regiment

Headquarters: Malvern Square, NS (later Round Hill and Middleton)
Predecessor: 69th (1st Annapolis) Battalion of Infantry
Raised: 8 October 1869
Designated: 8 May 1900
Reorganized: 1 April 1920 as The Annapolis Regiment


On 1 December 1902, Number 4 Company was disbanded, and the other companies were reorganized.

From the website regiments.org:

  • No. 1 Company at South Farmington, redesignation of No. 2 Coy; moved 1 June 1911 to Spa Springs

  • No. 2 Company at Nicteaux Falls, redesignation of No. 3 Coy; moved 1 Sep. 1910 to Nicteaux South

  • No. 3 Company at Williamston, redesignation of No. 5 Coy

  • No. 4 Company at Morse Road, redesignation of No. 6 Coy

  • No. 5 Company at Round Hill, redesignation of No. 7 Coy

  • No. 6 Company at Belle Isle, redesignation of No. 8 Coy

  • No. 7 Company at Deep Brook, redesignation of No. 9 Coy

  • No. 8 Company at Wilmot, redesignation of No. 1 Coy?

Headquarters was moved twice before the First World War, to Round Hill on 1 August 1904 and to Middleton on 2 July 1910.

The Regiment contributed a small number of troops to the 14th Battalion, CEF and later recruited men for the 112th Battalion, CEF.1

On 1 April 1920, as part of the reorganizations suggested by the Otter Committee, the Regiment was redesignated The Annapolis Regiment and perpetuated the 112th Battalion, CEF.

 

Notes

  1. Love, David W. A Call To Arms: The Organization and Administration of Canada's Military in World War One (Bunker to Bunker Books, Winnipeg, 1999.) ISBN 1894255038. The regiments.org site suggested the regiment contributed men to the 16th Battalion rather than the 14th.

Other References

  • The Regiments and Corps of the Canadian Army (Queen's Printer, Ottawa, ON, 1964)

  • Love, David W. A Call To Arms: The Organization and Administration of Canada's Military in World War One (Bunker to Bunker Books, Winnipeg, 1999.) ISBN 1894255038

  • Information and image in this section found at http://www.infoukes.com/history/internment/booklet03/ A copy of the album is also kept in the collection of the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies in Banff, Alberta.

 


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