The Volunteers

Benn, Carl
June 1999
Beaver;Jun/Jul99, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p33
Traces how the Royal Canadian Volunteers (RCV) stood up for their country in the 18th century. Reason for the decision to raise the Royal Canadian Volunteers during the Napoleonic wars; Contravention of the 1783 Treaty of Paris that ended the American Revolution; Factors that led to a temporary suspension of recruiting for the RCV.


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