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Commanding Officers

79th CAMERON HIGHLANDERS OF CANADA
Lieutenant Colonel R.M. Thomson 1910-1913 KIA

Ancre Heights
8 Oct 1916

Lieutenant Colonel J.A. Cantlie 1913-1920
Lieutenant Colonel H.F. Osler 1920
Lieutenant Colonel J.C. Gillespie, VD 1920-1922
Lieutenant Colonel J.D. Sinclair, VD 1922-1923
 
43rd BATTALION CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
Lieutenant Colonel R.M. Thomson 1914-1916 KIA

Ancre Heights
8 Oct 1916

Lieutenant Colonel W. Grassie, DSO 1916-1917
Lieutenant Colonel W.K. Chandler, DSO 1917,
1918-1919
Lieutenant Colonel H.M. Urquhart, DSO, MC 1917-1918
 
174th BATTALION CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
Lieutenant Colonel J.A. Cantlie 1916

Lieutenant Colonel H.F. Osler 1917
 
179th BATTALION CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
Lieutenant Colonel J.A. Cantlie 1916

Lieutenant Colonel J.Y. Reid 1916-1917
 
THE QUEEN’S OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS OF CANADA
Lieutenant Colonel J.D. Sinclair, VD 1923-1925

Lieutenant Colonel W.A. Hossie, VD 1925-1927
Lieutenant Colonel D.S. Mackay, OBE, VD 1928-1934
Lieutenant Colonel R. Hunter Young 1934-1938
Lieutenant Colonel H. MacKenzie, ED 1938-1941
Lieutenant Colonel G.F. Dudley, MC, MM, VD 1941-1942
Lieutenant Colonel A.C. Gostling 1942 KIA

Dieppe
19 Aug 1942

Lieutenant Colonel D.G. Cunningham, DSO 1942-1943
Lieutenant Colonel A.T. Law, DSO 1943-1944
Lieutenant Colonel N.H. Ross, DSO. ED 1944 WIA
St Andre sur Orne
20 Jul 1944
Lieutenant Colonel J. Runcie, MC 1944 WIA
Fontenay le Marmion
7 Aug 1944
Lieutenant Colonel C.W. Ferguson 1944 KIA
Fontenay le Marmion
8 Aug 1944
Lieutenant Colonel A.S. Gregory, DSO 1944 WIA
La Chenaie-
Moulineaux
29 Aug 1944
Lieutenant Colonel E.P. Thompson, DSO 1944-1945 KIA

Calcar Ridge
26  Feb 1945

Lieutenant Colonel A.A. Kennedy. DSO, ED 1945
Lieutenant Colonel R.L. Rutherford, OBE 1945
Lieutenant Colonel J.M. Creighton (2nd Battalion) 1940-1946
Lieutenant Colonel R.S. Robertson, MC 1946-1949
Lieutenant Colonel D.J. Gillespie, CD 1949-1957
Lieutenant Colonel J.A.D. Graham, CD 1957-1960
Lieutenant Colonel H. Comack, CD 1961-1964
Lieutenant Colonel D. Ludlow, CD 1965-1969
Lieutenant Colonel B.D. Macpherson, CD 1969-1970
Lieutenant Colonel G.W.F. Carsted, CD 1970-1973
Lieutenant Colonel R.W. Churchward, CD 1974-1976
Lieutenant Colonel A.S. Will, CD 1977-1980,
1984-1987
Lieutenant Colonel A.D. Sutton, CD 1981-1984
Lieutenant Colonel N.D. Laird, CD 1987-1989
Lieutenant Colonel J.A.K. McCuaig, CD 1989-1992
Lieutenant Colonel S.B. Anema, CD 1992-1996
Lieutenant Colonel D.E. Steenson, CD 1996-1998
Lieutenant Colonel B. Hasiuk, CD 1998-2002
Lieutenant Colonel P.M. Walsh, CD 2002-2005
Lieutenant Colonel C.W. Buchanan, CD 2005-2008
Lieutenant Colonel T.E. McManus, CD 2008
Lieutenant Colonel B.W. Takeuchi, CD 2008-2012
Lieutenant Colonel S. (aka Peter) Wut, CD       2012 - Present

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