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Commanding Officers

Commanding Officers of the West Nova Scotia Regiment

  1. 1936-1940 Col G.G. Bullock OBE, ED, CD
  2. 1940-1941 Brig M.F. Gregg VC, CBE, MC
  3. 1940-1942 LtCol A.A. Ernst
  4. 1941-1941 LtCol L.T. Lowther ED
  5. 1942-1942 Maj J.A. Hebb ED
  6. 1942-1943 MajGen M.P. Bogert CBE, DSO, CD
  7. 1943-1944 LtCol R.S.E. Waterman DSO
  8. 1944-1944 LtCol A.L. Saunders
  9. 1944-1945 LtCol F.E. Hiltz
  10. 1945-1945 LtCol J.A. Nesbitt
  11. 1945-1945 Maj W.W. Mair
  12. 26 Sep 1945- 15 Oct 1945 Maj H.M. Eisenhauer
  13. 1945-1947 LtCol A.U. Banks MM
  14. 1947-1950 LtCol T.M. Powers
  15. 1950-1954 LtCol K.A. Harrison ED
  16. 1954-1957 LtCol J.S. Leefe CD
  17. 1957-1960 LtCol C.A. Eaves CD
  18. 1960-1962 LtCol C.R. MacLellan MC, CD
  19. 1962-1965 LtCol D.L. Harlow CD
  20. 1965-1968 Col J.F. Doig CD
  21. 1968-1972 LCol H.F. Urquhart CD
  22. 1972-1974 LCol W.C. Goodwin CD
  23. 1974-1977 Col D.P. Henderson CD
  24. 1977-1980 LCol G.R. McGrath CD
  25. 1980-1983 Col E.K. Meisner CD
  26. 1983-1986 LCol L.J. Arsenault CD
  27. 1986-1990 LCol J.R. Stonier CD
  28. 1990-1994 LCol J.C. Himmelman CD
  29. 1994-1997 LCol S.G. Asselin CD
  30. 1997-2001 LCol J.R. Bobbitt CD
  31. 2001-2003 Col J.R. Stonier CD
  32. 2003-2007 LCol T.B. Stinson CD
  33. 2007-2009 LCol G.R. Starkey CD
  34. 2009-2013 LCol G.B. Thomson CD
  35. 2013-2017 LCol T.W. Harris CD
  36. 2017- LCol K.F. Butterworth OMM, MSM, CD

Second Battalion, The West Nova Scotia Regiment

1940-1943 LtCol C.A. Good
1943-1946 LtCol A.U. Banks MM

Third Battalion, The West Nova Scotia Regiment

1945-1945 Maj J.H. Gowan
1945-1945 Col J.M. Houghton OBE