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Accession Number: 77-1019


Lieutenant Colonel R.H. Sylvester order book. -- 1905-1911. -- 1 item.

Biography / History

Lieutenant Colonel R.H. Sylvester was the commanding officer with the 45th Regiment militia unit (Victoria and Haliburton Counties) during the early 1900's.

Custodial History

The order book previously belonged to the Honourable Leslie M. Frost.

Scope and Content

This item is an order book of Lt. Col. R.H. Sylvester, officer commanding of the 45th Regiment (Victoria and Haliburton). It contains daily regimental orders while at Camp Barriefield and Sturgeon Point, Ontario.


Title based on the contents of the item.

This item was bequeathed to Trent University Archives by the Honourable Leslie M. Frost.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 77-024.