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Toronto's legion of frontiersman reviewed. To their ranks come men who have served the King in Canada throughout the Empire and the world; men who wish still to be ready for service when emergencies arise. They are known as the Legion of Frontiersman; their colorful uniforms patterned after those of the R.C.M.P.; except that tunics are blue; trousers khaki. Toronto's recently formed unit; which will assist R.C.M.P. to greet their majesties at Toronto and Niagara Falls; was reviewed last night. Seen here are two legionaires; John S. McInnes and Cecil S. Thomas. Open in full size

Toronto's legion of frontiersman reviewed. To their ranks come men who have served the King in Canada throughout the Empire and the world; men who wish still to be ready for service when emergencies arise. They are known as the Legion of Frontiersman; their colorful uniforms patterned after those of the R.C.M.P.; except that tunics are blue; trousers khaki. Toronto's recently formed unit; which will assist R.C.M.P. to greet their majesties at Toronto and Niagara Falls; was reviewed last night. Seen here are two legionaires; John S. McInnes and Cecil S. Thomas.

Picture, 1939, English

Toronto's legion of frontiersman reviewed. To their ranks come men who have served the King in Canada throughout the Empire and the world; men who wish still to be ready for service when emergencies arise. They are known as the Legion of Frontiersman; their colorful uniforms patterned after those of the R.C.M.P.; except that tunics are blue; trousers khaki. Toronto's recently formed unit; which will assist R.C.M.P. to greet their majesties at Toronto and Niagara Falls; was reviewed last night. Seen here are two legionaires; John S. McInnes and Cecil S. Thomas.

Picture, 1939, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Military - Miscellaneous

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0114318f