The Grey and Simcoe Foresters
A Maltese Cross surmounted by the Crown; in the centre a circular medallion
bearing a stag lodged on the ground, within a wreath of maple leaves; on the
lwft arm of the Cross and upon the left branch of the wreath a half scroll
inscribed GREY &; on the right arm of the cross and right branch of the
wreath, a half scroll inscribed SIMCOE, below the Cross a scroll inscribed
Official Abbreviation: Grey & Sim For
Motto: Tenacious and Versitile
Battle Honours (7)
First World War
ARRAS, 1917, '18
PURSUIT TO MONS
Order of Precedence: 13
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William Avery 'Billy' Bishop, VC, fighter ace & father of the RCAF, is born in Owen Sound, ON.
The Italian Submarine Avorio is cornered and sunk by HMCS REGINA in the Mediterranean.
Operation Veritable, Canadian and British troops launch offensive near Nijmegen to capture Reichwald area
THE REICHSWALD, effective dates for battle honour to begin
THE RHINELAND, effective dates for battle honour to begin (to 10 Mar 45)
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