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Bull, From Brock to Currie
Bull, Wm. Perkins, From Brock to Currie : the military development and exploits of Canadians in general and of the men of Peel in particular, 1791 to 1930 , Toronto : The Perkins Bull Foundation, George J. McLeod Ltd., 1935.

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Pages
iii [Series title page]
iv Other works by Wm. Perkins Bull
Frontispiece Illustration: Wm. Perkins Bull
Title page
viii [Copyright statement]
ix [Dedication]
xi Illustration: Major Jeffrey Bull, B.A., D.S.O.
xiii [Memorial note]
xv Table of contents
xvi
xvii Colour illustrations; Black and white illustrations
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xix
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1 Illustration: General Sir Arthur Wm. Currie, G.C.M.G., K.C.B., Etc.
2 Illustration: Major-General Sir James H. MacBrien, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.
3 Author's foreword
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7 Illustration: Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
8 Illustration: Major Sir George Hennessey, Bart., O.B.E., ex-M.P.
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10 The angle of approach
11
12 The scope of the volume
13 Illustration: Lieutenant-General Sir Archibald Cameron Macdonell, K.C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., etc.
14 Illustration: Colonel Roy F. Farrand, O.R.C., B.L., LL.D.
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17 Illustration: Military authorities who have assisted the author
18 Illustration: Lt.-Col. Leo Richer La Fleche, D.S.O.
19 The method of treatment
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21 The sentiment of the County
22 A brigadier's opinion
23 Illustration: Brigadier T. V. Anderson, D.S.O., B.Sc.
24 Illustration: Colonel the Honourable Hanford MacNider, D.S.C., LL.D., etc.
25 A United States appreciation
26
27 Chapter I : The soldier as settler
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29 Illustrations: Students of military affairs who have assisted the author
30 Illustration: Eton College Officers Training Corps, Colour Party, 1924
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35 Illustrations: Family of Col. Samuel Smith
36 Illustration: Lady Harriet Ackland
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41 Illustration: Queen's Rangers, 1776-83
42 Illustrations: Veterans of the early days
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45 Chapter II : A militia in the making
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49 Illustrations: Mrs. Simcoe; John Graves Simcoe
50 Illustrations: Col. William Claus; Lt.-Col. John Butler
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55 Illustration: Mississaugas at Port Credit surrender their lands
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61 Illustration: Credit River, 1796
62 Illustration: Map of York showing the fortifications (about 1800-12)
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65 Chapter III : The settler as soldier
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67 Illustration: Upper Canada in 1800
68 Illustrations: Statesmen and soldiers
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77 Chapter IV : The militia in war-time
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85 Illustration: Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, K.B. (1769-1812)
86 Illustration: Facsimile of part of Brock's proclamation on the outbreak of war in 1812, showing signature
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92 Chapter V : Days of chequered fortune
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97 Illustration: "Battle of Queenston, 13th Oct., 1813"
98 Illustration: Page from Secord bible
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102 Illustration: Niagara frontier in the Vicinity of Beaver Dams, 1813
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109 Illustration: Map of the Niagara Frontier [War 1812]
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117 Chapter VI : Peace and its problems
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121 Illustration: Mrs. James Secord (Laura Ingersoll)
122 Illustration: Government House, Port Credit
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129 Illustrations: Loyalists of the Thirties
130 Illustration: Upper Canada about 1835
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134 Chapter VII : Clouds on the horizon
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139 Illustration: A Caledon kitchen in 1837
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143 Illustration: William Lyon Mackenzie
144 Illustrations: Gottlieb Hagerman; Joachim Diedrich Hagerman; George Rutledge; John Abraham Odlum
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151 Illustration: Battle of Montgomery's farm, December, 1837
152 Illustration: Reward for arrest of Mackenzie
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157 Illustration: Home of Absolom Wilcox
158 Illustrations: Wm. Murphy and his wife, Jane Pickard; John White
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162 Chapter VIII : The purging of a province
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165 Illustrations: Members of an active rebel family
166 Illustrations: The Haines family
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172
173 Illustration: The burning of the "Caroline"
174 Illustrations: Loyalists of 1837
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179 Illustration: Lt.-Col. Peter Adamson, K.T.S.
180 Illustrations: Dr. John Barnhart; Dr. Jos. Adamson
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186 Chapter IX : A firmer footing
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188
189 Illustrations: Five generations of the Parker family
190 Illustrations: Prominent members of the militia
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197 Illustration: The Sunday dress
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203 Chapter X : Organization of the militia
204
205 Illustration: Ensign's commission, 1856
206 Illustration: Peel Regimental divisions, 1855
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213 Illustration: Brig.-Gen. The Hon. Sir John Morison Gibson, K.C.M.G., etc.
214 Illustration: Second Class certificate, 1866
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223 Illustrations; Uniforms of the Sixties
224 Illustrations: Christopher Cheyne; Christopher Stork; Capt. John Orr
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227 Chapter XI : Baptism of fire
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231 Illustrations: An extra of 1866 [newspaper]; Geo. Thos. Evans
232 Illustrations: Griffith-Hamilton family
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239 Illustration: Fenian raid certificate
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247 Illustrations: Grahams of the Grahamsville Company
248 Illustrations: More Grahams of Grahamsville; Other soldiers of the Fenian raids
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facing 250 Illustration: Map of Peel County
facing 251 Illustration: World map, showing places where men of Peel have served their country
251 Chapter XII : New responsibilities
252
253 Illustration: Muster roll of No. 3 Company, 36th Peel Battalion [1866]
254 Illustrations: John Bell; Samuel Beck
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261 Illustration: The 36th Peel Battalion about 1870
262 Illustrations: Francis Bull, M.D.; J. T. Mullin, M.D.; James E. Graham, M.B., M.D.; D. McFayden, M.D.
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269 Illustration: Pte. (later 2nd Lt.) W. J. Clifford
270 Illustrations: Uniforms of 1855-70
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275 Chapter XIII : The lean year
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277 Illustration: Officers of the 34th Peel Battalion, 1880
278 Illustrations: Captain James Pearson; Sgt.-Maj. Samuel Pitchford; Bty. Qmr. Sgt. Henry Peacock; Pte. Horatio Johnston
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283 Illustration: John Peel
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289 Illustrations: Peel men who served in the North-West Rebellion
290 Illustrations: Sgt. Lawrence O'Keefe Sr. and Mrs. O'Keefe; Pte. William Mitchell
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297 Chapter XIV : A regiment revived
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299 Illustration: The Canadian Militia, 1898
300 Illustration: Officers, 36th Peel Battalion, Niagara Camp, 1899
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305 Illustration: Rifle ranges, Long Branch
306 Illustrations: William Henry Cross; John Busby McCulla; James Hugh Ramage; Chas. Duck and Chas. Noble at Niagara Camp about 1900
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311 Illustrations: Brampton school boys celebrating the Relief of Ladysmith; John Ward in Boer War uniform; George W. Clarke
312 Illustrations: Souvenirs of the Boer War
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317 Illustration: Part of Queen Victoria's jubilee procession
318 Illustration: Naval contingent, Queen Victoria's jubilee
319 Chapter XV : The beginning of a century
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321 Illustration: Queen Elizabeth at Tilbury Fort, 1588
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327 Illustrations: Canadian officers' camp, Queen Victoria's jubilee; Lord Roberts, First Earl of Kandahar, Pretoria and Waterford, talking to Sir Henry Pellatt
328 Illustration: Canadians en route to coronation of Edward VII
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333 Illustration: Men of the 36th Peel leaving for France
334 Illustrations: Lieutenant-Colonel Agar S. A. M. Adamson, D.S.O.; Mrs. Agar S. A. M. Adamson
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336 Illustration: The first Canadian contingent as it crossed the Atlantic
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340 Chapter XVI : The gap at Ypres
341 Illustration: Their Majesties inspecting the First Canadian Division on Salisbury Plain, Oct., 1914
342 Illustrations: The first Canadian contingent en route overseas; Peel naval officers
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345 Illustration: No. 7 Platoon, 4th Battalion C. E. F.
346 Illustration: No. 8 Platoon, 4th Battalion C. E. F.
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351 Illustrations: "Port Credit boys", Salisbury Plain, 1915; Officers, 4th Battalion C.E.F., Festubert, 1915
352 Illustrations: Capt. The Rev. E. D. McLaren, D.D.; Major The Rev. Bruce Hunter, M.C., B.A., B.D., D.D., LL.D.; Capt. The Rev. John D. Morrow; Capt. The Rev. Canon Wm. Walsh
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357 Illustrations: Uniforms of various branches of service, I
358 Illustrations: Uniforms of various branches of service, II
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361 Illustration: H.R.H. The Prince of Wales presenting to Mrs. Bartholomew Hill Bull the D.S.O. awarded her son, Major Jeffrey Bull
362 Illustrations: Officers of Peel decorated for services during the Great War
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365 Illustrations: Men of Peel awarded decorations for service in the Great War
366 Illustrations: Men of Peel awarded decorations for service in the Great War
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369 Illustration: Sir Robert Borden, P.C., G.C.M.G., etc.
370 Illustrations: Rt. Hon. Sir George Perley, K.C.M.G., P.C., etc., and Lady Perley
371 Chapter XVII : Losses and gains
372
373 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as Captains during the Great War; Men of Peel who served as Lieutenants during the Great War
374 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as Lieutenants during the Great War
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377 Illustrations: Soldiers of Peel who lost their lives during the Great War
378 Illustrations: Soldiers of Peel killed during the Great War
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381 Illustrations: Men of Peel killed during the Great War
382 Illustrations: Men of Peel killed during the Great War
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385 Illustration: Dorothy Perkins Bull (Mrs. Harry L. Symons)
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389 Illustrations: Non-commissioned officers and men of Peel killed in the Great War
390 Illustrations: Men of Peel killed during the Great War
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394 Chapter XVIII : Canadians under arms
395 Illustrations: Life in the trenches, I
396 Illustrations: Life in the trenches, II
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399 Illustration: In the front line near Fleurbaix
400 Illustrations: Old Countrymen's Club, Brampton; Four Mono Mills boys; Four Brampton boys
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403 Illustration: H.M. King George V shaking hads with Lt.-Col. Samuel G. Beckett
404 Illustrations: Colonel Colin C. Harbottle, C.M.G., D.S.O. and Bar, V.D.
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407 Illustration: Band of the 126th Battalion, C.E.F
408 Illustration: Orchestra of the 126th Battalion C.E.F
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413 Illustrations: Souvenirs of life overseas
414 Illustration: Captain R. W. Frank, D.D.S.
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419 Illustrations: Major-General Harry Macintyre Cawthra-Elliot and his wife, Grace M. K. Cawthra; Henry Cawthra (Lt. 1st Bn. Toronto Militia, 1863) and his wife, Anna Celista Mills
420 Illustrations: Lt. James G. Alexander, V.S., Pte. R. W. Wilson and friend, Cpl. George Spencer; Men of Peel who served during the Great War
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423 Illustrations: Distinguished British Generals of the Great War
424 Illustrations: Distinguished British Generals of the Great War
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427 Chapter XIX : An end of war
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429 Illustrations: Peel kinsfolk serving in the Great War
430 Illustrations: Captain Geo. Wm. Cushway & his father, Pte. Wm. Jno. Cushway; Capt. Robert Broddy Duggan and his brother, Lt. Chas. Reade Duggan; Sgt. Henry W. Hickey (K)
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433 Illustrations: Major A. M. Shook, D.S.O., A.F.C., Croix de guerre, D.S.C.; Capt. J. O. Leach, M.C., D.F.C.; Major C. E. Sutcliffe (K); Major T. G. Baldock; Lt.-Col. F. J. Hamilton; Major F. L. Thompson
434 Illustrations: Beaucourt British Cemetery, France
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437 Illustration: Facsimile of telegram ordering cessation of hostilities
438 Illustration: Brampton poster announcing armistice
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441 Illustrations: 4th Battalion C.E.F. crossing the Rhine; A feature of the Camp Kitchen Carnival, Brampton, 28th August, 1915
442 Illustration: "Bekanntmachung" (Notice posted by army of occupation in Germany)
443
444
445 Illustrations: Doctors of Peel who served in the Great War
446 Illustrations: Nurses of Peel who served overseas in the Great War
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449 Illustration: Mary Rose Fitzpatrick, R.R.C.
450 Illustrations: Nurses of Peel who served overseas in the Great War; Peel Chaplains
451 Chapter XX : Services of non-combatants
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453 Illustrations: Workers in Peel during the Great War, I
454 Illustrations: Workers in Peel during the Great War, II
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459 Illustrations: Mr. Perkins Bull and V.A.D.'s at Perkins Bull Hospital; The opening of the Perkins Bull Hospital
460 Illustrations: Mrs. F. J. Harper (Constance Ward); Mrs. Marie Therese Coenegrachts; Vegetable campaign poster
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463 Illustration: Perkins Bull Hospital loving cup
464 Illustrations: Consultants, The Perkins Bull Hospital
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469 Illustration: Mrs. Wm. Perkins Bull
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475 Illustration: Lt.-Gen. The Hon. Sir Sam Hughes, K.C.B., M.P.
476 Illustration: Cross of sacrifice (Silver Cross), plaque, and scroll
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479 Illustration: Major-General V. A. S. Williams, C.M.G.
480 Illustration: Brampton Boy Scouts, 1910
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485 Illustration: Coat of arms of Sir Robert Peel, Bart.
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491 Illustration: Officers, the Peel and Dufferin Regiment, 1932
492 Illustration: Non-commissioned officers, the Peel and Dufferin Regiment, 1929
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495 Illustration: Major-General Francois Louis Lessard, C.B. (1860-1927)
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499 Illustration: Presentation of regimental colour to the Peel and Dufferin Regiment, 22nd May, 1930
500 Illustration: 60th anniversary of the Peel and Dufferin Regiment at Rosalea, 9th October, 1926
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503 Chapter XXII : Army with banners
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507 Illustration: Landing of Columbus
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513 Illustration: The Royal Standard, 1802-1837
514 Illustration: Colours of the 36th Peel Battalion, 1867
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519 Illustration: Colours, Peel and Dufferin Regiment
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522 Illustration: Flag at half-mast
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525 Illustration: Presentation of King's Colour to the Peel and Dufferin Regminent, 11th October, 1925
526 Illustration: Dedication of the Regimental Colour by Captain the Rev. H. P. Charters, 22nd May, 1930
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529 Illustration: Hon. George Stewart Henry, B.A., LL.D., M.L.A.
530 Illustrations: Canadian militia officers who have assisted the author
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535 Illustration: Major-General James Wolfe (1727-59)
536 Illustration: Louis-Joseph, Marquis de Montcalm (1712-59)
537 Appendix One : Men of Peel who served in non-Canadian forces (British and foreign)
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543 Appendix Two : Men of Peel who served in the War of 1812
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552 Appendix Three : Documents regarding Laura Secord's trip to Beaver Dams
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558 Appendix Four : Rebellion of 1837
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562 Appendix Five : Men of Peel who served in the Fenian Raid, 1866
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566 Appendix Six : Men of Peel who served during the Riel Rebellions
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568 Appendix Seven : Men of Peel who served in the South African War
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570 Illustration: Information blank used in compiling Great War service list
571 Appendix Eight : Men and women of Peel who served in the Great War
572
573 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
574 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
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579 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
580 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
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587 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
588 Illustration: Men of Peel who served in the Great War
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593 Illustration: Men of A Company, 126th Battalion C.E.F
594 Illustration: Officers and men of A Company, 126th Batallion C. E. F.
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597 Appendix Nine : Peel golfers in the Great War
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603 Illustration: Members of the Toronto Golf Club killed during the Great War
604 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served during the Great War
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608 Appendix Ten : Distinguished soldiers of Peel in the Great War
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611 Illustrations: Lt. Wallace Lloyd Algie, V.C.; Tablet in Alton Public School
612 Illustrations: Brig.-Gen. John Smith Stewart, C.M.G., D.S.O., Croix de guerre, D.D.S.; Col. Arthur Evans Snell, C.M.G., D.S.O., Croix de guerre, M.B.; Lt.-Col. W. H. Robinson, O.B.E., Croix de guerre; Lt.-Col. Jas. Johnston Fraser, D.S.0., M.B.
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615 Illustration: Altar of Book of remembrance, Memorial Chamber, Peace Tower
616 Illustrations: Pages from Brampton Book of Remembrance
617 Appendix Eleven : Memorials of the Great War
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619 Illustrations: Peel war memorials
620 Illustration: Major-General Francois Louis Lessard, C.B., unveiling Streetsville War Memorial, 1926
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625 Illustration: Peel Memorial Hospital, Brampton
626 Illustration: Wm. Perkins Bull, K.C., laying corner-stone of Peel Memorial Hospital
627
628 Appendix Twelve : Miscellaneous service of men of Peel
629 Illustration: Brothers in arms
630 Illustration: Major-General Malcolm Smith Mercer, C.B.
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633 Illustrations: Captain William Hearn and family
634 Illustrations: Early army surgeons in Upper Canada
635
636 Appendix Thirteen : Officers of the various battalions of the York Militia, Peel Militia, and Sedentary Militia, enrolled in Peel
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639 Illustrations: Capt. Robert Cotton; Capt. Alex. Geo. Murray, K.C.; Sgt. Albert E. Odlum
640 Illustrations: Hagyard family
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647 Illustration: Dr. Alexander Pattullo
648 Illustrations: Mrs. John M. Godfrey; Nursing Sister Ethel Allen; Major Geo. A. Campbell with Iron Cross captured from a German officer
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651 Appendix XIV : Officers of the active militia of Peel
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655 Illustration: Presentation of medals, Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 1897
656 Illustration: Sir Henry Pellat introducing Lord Haldane to the Queen's Own Riffles of Canada, London, 1910
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663 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as non-commissioned officers during the Great War
664 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as non-commissioned officers during the Great War
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669 Illustration: Ensign W. J. (later Sir William) Gage
670 Illustrations: Surg. Wm. Pool Crewe; Hon. Lt.-Col. James Henry; Lt. D. C. Heggie; Pte. Wm. F. McLean; Sgt. J. W. Golding
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675 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as non-commissioned officers during the Great War
676 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as non-commissioned officers during the Great War
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683 Illustrations: Men of Peel who served as non-commissioned officers during the Great War
684 Illustration: Canada's exhibit, Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 1897
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691 Illustrations: Navy League garden party, Port Credit; Col. C. J. Ingles, D.S.O., V.D., pinning on the author the Jubilee Medal of his son, Capt. W. P. Bull
692 Illustrations: James Stoughton Dennis; Hans Gracey [place marked, but no photo available]; David Lynch Scott; Richard Tyrwhitt, M.P.
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696 Appendix Fifteen : Officers commanding the active militia of Peel since 1866
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699 Illustrations: George Thomas Evans; Wellington Wallace; Richard Cunningham Windeyer; Alan Joseph McCausland, B.A.
700 Illustrations: Reginald Van Every Conover, V.D.; Leonard Halliday Bertram, M.C.; John Allan Hughes, M.C., V.D.; Cecil Mansfield Corkett
701
702 Appendix Sixteen : Honorary Colonels and Honorary Lieutenant-Colonels of the County's Regiment
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705 Illustration: James Mason
706 Illustration: Bartley Bull, B.A.
707 Appendix Seventeen : Supplementary items
708
709 Illustration: 1794 map from Surveyor General's Office, Newark [Ontario]
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711 Illustration: Col. the Hon. Thomas Laird Kennedy, M.L.A., V.D.
713 Bibliography
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719
720 Abbreviations
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727 Illustrations: British sovereigns of the 19th century
728 Illustration: Pistols and riding crop
729 Index of Text
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757 Index of Pictures
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773 [Notes on typeset, illustrations, paper, and binding of this volume]

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