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Commanding Officers of the 48th Highlanders of Canada



1 Rank Name Honours Dates of Command of Regt CO of 15th Bn CO of 1st Bn CO of 92nd Bn CO of Home Bn CO 134th Bn CO of 2nd Bn (Res)
2 Lt Col John I. Davidson October 1891 - March 1898
3 Lt Col Alfred M. Cosby March 1898 - May 1900
4 Lt Col William C. MacDonald VD May 1900 - May 1906
5 Lt Col D.M. Robertson MVO, VD May 1906 - May 1911
6 Lt Col William Hendrie VD May 1911 - May 1913
7 Lt Col John A. Currie VD May 1913 - August 1914 August 1914 - June 1915
8 Lt Col William B. Marshall DSO, VD June 1915 - Killed in Action May 19, 1916
9 Lt Col Charles E. Bent CMO, DSO May 1916 - December 1917,
April 1918 - August 1918,
October 1918 - May 1919
10 Lt Col J.W. Forbes DSO December 1917 - April 1918
11 Lt Col John P. Girvan DSO, MC April 1918 - October 1918
12 Lt Col C. Warren Darling VD May 1919 - November 1923
13 Lt Col Duncan Donald VD August 1914 - December 1915 December 1915 - August 1916
14 Lt Col C. Warren Darling VD December 1915 - May 1919
15 Lt Col George T. Chisholm VD May 1916 - January 1917
16 Lt Col Armour A. Miller August 1916 - February 1917
17 Lt Col K.R. Marshall CMG, DSO, VD November 1923 - April 1928
18 Lt Col George H. MacLaren VD April 1928 - March 1930
19 Lt Col Ian M.R. Sinclair DSO, MC, VD March 1930 - March 1932
20 Lt Col John P. Girvan DSO, MC, VD March 1932 - March 1936
21 Lt Col George M. Alexander MC, VD March 1936 - March 1939
22 Lt Col John H. Chipman MC, VD March 1939 - September 1939
23 Lt Col Eric W. Haldenby MC, VD September 1939 - August 1940
24 Lt Col Willam W. Southam ED August 1940 - January 1942
25 Lt Col Willam B. Hendrie ED January 1942 - March 1942
26 Lt Col J. Edwin Ganong ED March 1942 - December 1942
27 Lt Col Ian S. Johnston DSO, ED December 1942 - June 1944
28 Lt Col Donald A. Mackenzie DSO June 1944 - Killed in Action April 11, 1945
29 Lt Col James R.O. Counsell DSO April 1945 - October 1945
30 Lt Col John P. Girvan DSO, MC, VD June 1940 - December 1940
31 Lt Col J.E. Frowde Seagram ED April 1943 - April 1945
32 Lt Col Gerald M. Malone MC, VD December 1940 - April 1943
33 Lt Col Hamilton Cassels MBE April 1945 - October 1945
34 Lt Col J. Edwin Ganong ED October 1945 - July 1946
35 Lt Col William W.G. Darling DSO, ED July 1946 - April 1949
36 Lt Col Michael E. George CD April 1949 - July 1952
37 Lt Col George A. Fraser CD July 1952 - April 1955
38 Lt Col Hamish K. MacIntosh MBE, ED April 1955 - April 1958
39 Lt Col Keith C.B. Corbett CD April 1958 - April 1961
40 Col Douglas C. Haldenby CD April 1961 - April 1964
41 Lt Col John M. Lowndes CD April 1964 - April 1967
42 Lt Col Peter A.G. Cameron CD April 1967 - April 1970
43 Lt Col Richard L. Read CD April 1970 - May 1973
44 L Col William C. Stark CD May 1973 - May 1976
45 L Col R.J. Simmons CD May 1976 - May 1979
46 L Col D.G. Temple CD May 1979 - June 1982
47 L Col A.W. Jensen CD June 1982 - May 1985
48 L Col H.W.G. Mowat CD May 1985 - May 1988
49 L Col J.H. Sandham CD May 1988 - July 1989
50 L Col A.G. Young CD July 1989 - October 1992
51 L Col K.J. McBey CD October 1992 - June 1995
52 L Col I.A.G. Cameron CD June 1995 - February 1999
53 L Col G.D Turner CD February 1999 - May 2002
54 L Col I.C.R. Sargeant CD May 2002 - April 2005
55 L Col Andrew Paterson CD April 2005 - October 2008
56 L Col J.M.C McEwen CD October 2008 - Present



Regimental Sargeant Majors of the 48th Highlanders of Canada



1 Rank Name Honours RSM of Regt RSM of 15th Bn RSM of 1st Bn RSM of 92nd Bn RSM 134th Bn RSM of 2nd Bn
2 Sgt-Maj A.G. Robertson 1891-1896
3 Sgt-Maj A. Rose 1896-1913
4 Sgt-Maj J.W. Kirkness 1913-1919
5 Sgt-Maj W.H. Grant MVO 1914-1916
6 RSM (WOI) J. Keith DCM 1916
7 RSM (WOI) W. Fraser DCM 1916-1917
8 RSM (WOI) F.C. Gledhill DCM 1917-1919
9 RSM (WOI) J.R. Cotterill 1915-1917
10 RSM (WOI) R.B. Henderson 1915-1918
11 RSM (WOI) L.E. DeHarte 1921-1927
12 RSM (WOI) F.C. Gledhill DCM 1927-1934
13 RSM (WOI) F. Jamieson 1939-1942
14 RSM (WOI) J.R. Shaw MM 1942-1943
15 RSM (WOI) W.G. Crossley MBE 1943-1944
16 RSM (WOI) V.G. Jackson MM 1944-1945
17 RSM (WOI) R. Alexander 1940-1943
18 RSM (WOI) T. Cotton MM 1943-1948
19 RSM (WOI) G.M. Stephen 1948-1951
20 RSM (WOI) F.C. Wigmore MM, CD 1951-1956
21 RSM (WOI) S. Montgomery MM, CD 1956-1961
22 RSM (WOI) W.P. Elms MMM, CD 1961-1970
23 RSM (CWO) J.A. Boggiss CD 1970-1972
24 RSM (CWO) D.W. Crook CD 1972-1979
25 RSM (CWO) D.P. Chappell CD 1979-1981
26 RSM (CWO) M.A.P. Barnes CD 1981-1984
27 RSM (CWO) V.R. Goldman CD 1984-1991
28 RSM (CWO) J.K. McGuffin CD 1991-1996
29 RSM (CWO) W. Gillie CD 1996-1999
30 RSM (CWO) W.M. Darling CD 1999-2002
31 RSM (CWO) R.A. Alkema CD 2002-2006
32 RSM (CWO) P.W.G. McIntyre CD 2006-2010









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