The Seaforth Highlanders

OF CANADA

The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada are Vancouver’s infantry regiment, based in Vancouver, British Columbia. As a reserve force in the Canadian Forces, The Seaforth Highlanders have served in times of war, humanitarian and disaster relief and in peacemaking efforts abroad, and during times of civil emergency at home.  The Regiment is comprised of volunteer soldiers who offer their time, their commitment to serve, their skills and their ever-lasting dedication to achieving the Canadian freedoms we enjoy today.

A NARRATIVE OF WAR

From the Beaches of Sicily to the Hitler Line with the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada, 1943-1944

72nd
72nd

HISTORY OF THE 72ND BATTALLION, Seaforth Highlanders of Canada

By Bernard McEvoy and Capt A.H. Finlay MC

Published by Cowan & Brookhouse 1920

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BRAVE BATTALION: THE REMARKABLE SAGA OF THE 16TH BATTALION (CANADIAN

SCOTTISH) IN WORLD WAR I. John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Fall 2008.

Harper Collins Canada Ltd e-book, fall 2013.

ORTONA: CANADA'S EPIC WW II BATTLE; Stoddart, 1999; Re-published Douglas &

McIntyre, 2003.

THE LIRI VALLEY: CANADA'S WORLD WAR II BREAKTHROUGH TO ROME; Stoddart, 2001; Re-published Douglas & McIntyre, 2003.

THE GOTHIC LINE: CANADA'S MONTH OF HELL IN WORLD WAR II ITALY; Douglas &

McIntyre, 2003.

OPERATION HUSKY: THE CANADIAN INVASION OF SICILY, JULY 10-AUGUST 7, 1943.

Douglas & McIntyre, Fall 2008.

ON TO VICTORY: THE CANADIAN LIBERATION OF THE NETHERLANDS, MARCH 23-MAY 5,

1945. Douglas & McIntyre, Spring 2010.

ORTONA STREET FIGHT Orca Books, Rapid Reads, Spring 2011.


1. Official History of the Canadian Army in the Second World War, Vol III The Victory Campaign: The Operations in Northwest Europe, 1944-45:

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/his/oh-ho/detail-eng.asp?BfBookLang=1&BfId=29

2. This is the link to the Official History of the Canadian Expeditionary Force in World War I (pdf)

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/his/oh-ho/detail-eng.asp?BfBookLang=1&BfId=22

3. The Canadians in Italy:

ww.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/his/oh-ho/detail-eng.asp?BfBookLang=1&BfId=25

4. This is the page listing all the free official histories in pdf formats, including the Medical and Naval Services, etc

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp/his/oh-ho/index-eng.asp


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