The 220th (12th York Rangers) Battalion, CEF
unit in the Canadian
during the First
. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the unit began recruiting in early 1916 in York County.
After sailing to England in
April 1917, the battalion was absorbed into the 3rd Reserve Battalion
on May 18
. The 220th (12th
York Rangers) Battalion, CEF had one Officer Commanding: Lieut-Col.
B. H. Brown.
Meek, John F. Over the Top! The Canadian Infantry in
the First World War.
Orangeville, Ont.: The Author,