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    LSR
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    Re: Collection Michael (NL)

    Post by LSR on Tue Feb 21, 2017 5:39 pm

    What does the red strip on the algonquin bd mean?
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    Re: Collection Michael (NL)

    Post by Bill on Tue Feb 21, 2017 6:02 pm

    Brigade HQ bar.
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    Re: Collection Michael (NL)

    Post by mvdv84 on Wed Feb 22, 2017 1:48 am

    LSR wrote:What does the red strip on the algonquin bd mean?

    2nd Brigade
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    Re: Collection Michael (NL)

    Post by Bill on Wed Feb 22, 2017 7:37 am

    No, 2 CIB was in 1 Canadian Infantry Division. In 4 Canadian Armoured Division, it was 4 Canadian Armoured Brigade and 10 Canadian Infantry Bde. The senior brigade in a division wore the green bar, while the second or in the case of an armoured division junior brigade wore a red bar. (Perhaps this is what you mean by 2nd Brigade?)

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