February 1916

1-Feb-1916 – Tuesday
Minister of Militia Sam Hughes authorizes the Battalion to be called
the 60th Canadian Overseas Battalion, Victoria Rifles of Canada

12-Feb-1916 Saturday
Names of Officers proceeding to France with the Battalion is posted

List of Officers proceeding overseas

20-Feb-1916 Sunday
60th Battalion Departs for France

21-Feb-1916 – Monday
Battalion arrives at Le Havre, France

22-Feb-1916 – Tuesday
Battalion departs Le Havre for Goderwaersvelde

War Diaries
February 1916 Pg 1
February 1916 Pg 2
February 1916 Pg 3

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