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Baton relay honours fallen members of the PPCLI

CALGARY – The Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) hosted a special memorial baton relay in Calgary on Friday to commemorate 100 years of military service. 104 more words


*The* gala dinner and dance of the year. No, make that of the Century

On Saturday I had the pleasure and the honour of attending the 100th anniversary celebration of the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry.  It was incredible and amazing, and truly overwhelming all at once.  362 more words


Army Proud

Working at CFB Edmonton, I get to find out about some pretty cool things that end up happening around the base. This past weekend was no exception to the cool things that happen, and it was all in celebration for the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI)’s 100th anniversary. 181 more words


Edmonton Garrison plays host to PPCLI centennial events

Watch above: Thousands were at CFB Edmonton Saturday to take part in a special celebration. It was the 100th anniversary of Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry. 502 more words


The One-Eyed

Lieutenant Colonel Herbert Buller, D.S.O. †
Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry

The question of the command of the battalion is now, I am glad to be able to tell you, admirably settled in the appointment of Buller with the temporary rank of Lieut.-Colonel.

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Fighting Battalion

The Princess & The Guardsman

Colonel-in-Chief Princess Patricia of Connaught
Lieutenant Colonel F. D. Farquhar, D.S.O. †
Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry

So poor Francis Farquhar is dead; killed, as he would have wished it himself, in action, fighting for his own dear country and her Allies.

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Fighting Battalion

WATCH: 3-D aerial animation of K-Days parade route

Watch above: Planning on heading out to the K-Days parade on Friday morning? Check out our aerial flyover of the parade route to pick your best viewing spot. 578 more words