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Coastal Defense's in WW2

the guns were shuffled around, so it gets confusing.
Thanks, Colin, for your photos and information on Yorke Island, BC, and the 85th Coast Battery RCA stationed there during WW2.
29 Aug 2024 marks the 85th Anniversary of the day that gunners of the 85th Heavy Battery left Vancouver by ship, destined for Yorke Island.
The Vancouver Artillery Association (aka Vancouver Gunners) plans to hold an event in the last week of August.
Some readers may want to check it out at: vancouvergunners.ca