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Commanding Officers

Commanding Officers of the West Nova Scotia Regiment

1936-1940 Col G.G. Bullock OBE, ED, CD
1940-1941 Brig M.F. Gregg VC, CBE, MC
1940-1942 LtCol A.A. Ernst
1941-1941 LtCol L.T. Lowther ED
1942-1942 Maj J.A. Hebb ED
1942-1943 MajGen M.P. Bogert CBE, DSO, CD
1943-1944 LtCol R.S.E. Waterman DSO
1944-1944 LtCol A.L. Saunders
1944-1945 LtCol F.E. Hiltz
1945-1945 LtCol J.A. Nesbitt
1945-1945 Maj W.W. Mair
26 Sep 1945- 15 Oct 1945 Maj H.M. Eisenhauer
1945-1947 LtCol A.U. Banks MM
1947-1950 LtCol T.M. Powers
1950-1954 LtCol K.A. Harrison ED
1954-1957 LtCol J.S. Leefe CD
1957-1960 LtCol C.A. Eaves CD
1960-1962 LtCol C.R. MacLellan MC, CD
1962-1965 LtCol D.L. Harlow CD
1965-1968 Col J.F. Doig CD
1968-1972 LCol H.F. Urquhart CD
1972-1974 LCol W.C. Goodwin CD
1974-1977 Col D.P. Henderson CD
1977-1980 LCol G.R. McGrath CD
1980-1983 Col E.K. Meisner CD
1983-1986 LCol L.J. Arsenault CD
1986-1990 LCol J.R. Stonier CD
1990-1994 LCol J.C. Himmelman CD
1994-1997 LCol S.G. Asselin CD
1997-2001 LCol J.R. Bobbitt CD
2001-2003 Col J.R. Stonier CD
2003-2007 LCol T.B. Stinson CD
2007-2009 LCol G.R. Starkey CD
2009-2013 LCol G.B. Thomson CD
2013-2017 LCol T.W. Harris CD
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