Canadian Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Canadian Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C.Canada shoulder title

3rd Canadian Infantry DivisionCanadian Scottish cabbage

7th Canadian Infantry Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division

D-DAY Regiment

Motto: DEAS GU CATH (Ready to sting)

Headquarters Location: Victoria , British Columbia, Canada

The regiment mobilized the '1st Battalion, The Canadian Scottish Regiment, CASF' for active service on 24 May 1940. It embarked for Britain on 25 August 1941. On D-Day, 6 June 1944, it landed in Normandy, France, as part of the 7th Infantry Brigade, 3rd Canadian Infantry Division, and it continued to fight in North-West Europe until the end of the war. The overseas battalion was disbanded on 15 January 1946. Source: