Regimental History Books
“The Red Watch”
Author: Col J.A. Currie
This book was published in 1916 and written by the 15th Battalion’s first Commanding Officer. It is an account of the 15th Battalion from its raising in 1914 to when Currie left command following the gas attack during the battle of 2nd Ypres in April 1915.
The book is out of print but a FREE e-book version was created by Project Guttenberg. Click the cover image to read this book on-line.
48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928
Author: Kim Beattie
This 489 page book provides wonderful detail about the early years and the exploits of the three battalions of the 48th in the the first World War.
This book is out of print. However, logged in users can read an e-book version on-line or download a pdf version.