May 21 - Left Prince Albert on hurry call for Battleford, on River Boat "Northwest"; our Midland Bttn. (six companies), also Boulton's Scouts, General Middleton and his full staff. The Grenadiers and 90th on the other boat, the "Marquis".
Dr. Stephen DaviesProject Director
Department of History
Vancouver Island University
900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia