Canal du Nord

One of the Regiment’s battle honours that is not emblazoned on the Guidon is “Canal du Nord.” Running from 27 September to 1 October, 1918, this battle opened the way for the Allied Armies into Cambrai. The German High Command had ordered the 17thand 2ndArmies to withdraw to more defensible ground in early September, losing the salient that had been established in earlier fighting. The … Continue reading Canal du Nord