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Image No: PA-1599-385a-31

Title: Calgary Highlanders march on downtown street, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. March 29, 1940]

Remarks: Parade to lodge the regimental colours in the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer before leaving for overseas.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Parades / Calgary, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Army - Parades / Canadian Army - Personnel / World War, 1939-1945 - Personnel

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Image No: PA-1599-385a-33

Title: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit the Calgary Highlanders, England.

Date: [ca. March 27, 1941]

Remarks: The royal couple are speaking to Colonel J. Fred Scott.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Army - Inspection / Canadian Army - Officers / World War, 1939-1945 - Personnel / England - Royalty

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Image No: PA-1599-385a-6

Title: Calgary Highlanders change commanding officers, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 29, 1956]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Lieutenant-Colonel Mark Tennant (on right) hands his sword of authority over to Lieutenant-Colonel D. Ed Lewis at Mewata Armouries. On left is Colonel Lewis' adjutant Lieutenant Vince O'Connor and in background are Eric Harvie, honorary colonel, and Lieutenant-Colonel H. W. MacEwing, representing 22 Militia Group.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Army - Officers / Canadian Army - Uniforms / Military ceremonies, honours and salutes

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Image No: PA-1599-385a-9

Title: Lieutenant-Colonel Mark Tennant signing city register and receiving cuff-links in mayor's office, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: February 5, 1957

Photographer/Illustrator: Waddell, Boyd

Remarks: Tennant was retiring as commanding officer of the Calgary Highlanders.
L-R: Mayor Don MacKay; Lieutenant-Colonel Mark Tennant; Captain D. S. McCarthy.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Mayors / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Army - Officers / Canadian Army - Uniforms

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Image No: PA-1599-385a-41

Title: Calgary Highlanders ladies night, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 24, 1958]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Major James Hogarth, oldest honorary member of the officers' mess; Mrs. J. S. Ross, wife of the commanding officer, Calgary garrison; Alderman Mary Dover; Lieutenant-Colonel Ed Lewis, commanding officer of the Highlanders; Mrs. Lewis; Colonel J. S. Ross, commanding officer of the Calgary garrison.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Military / Canadian Army - Personnel / Canadian Army - Uniforms / Balls (Parties)

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