Also known as "Spotter Cards” sheets were distributed to military personnel and civilians training in the identification of combat aircraft.
Active since 1891, the Toronto 48th Highlanders of Canada have one of the most illustrious histories in the Canadian Forces through the 20th century.
Constructed in dark blue/black wool serge, these jackets would become known as "Working Dress" in Naval Regulations.
Though the cap badge is missing, remains of patina suggest a rounded badge with kings crown.
Constructed of multi-piece bunting, the one sided flag measures approximately 87cm by 178cm. The Red Ensign proudly features the Union Jack to its Canton and the 1921 to 1957 Canadian Coat of Arms on the Fly.
Constructed of non-magnetic steel, this Mk. II retains most of the exterior finish. Inside, the liner remains largely intact though slightly dry and dated to 1942.
Constructed mainly of navy blue wool throughout the body and outer crown, the folded crown inlay and piping are of brilliant yellow. To the front are two period "Canada" brass buttons.