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Lt.-Col. Arthur Hadow's medals donated to Royal Newfoundland Regiment


Family members of Lt.-Col. Arthur Hadow were in St. John’s on Thursday to donate his medals to the Royal Newfoundland Regiment museum in Pleasantville.

From left, John, Celia, Rosemary, Juliet and Robert Hadow, Lt.-Col. Arthur Hadow's grandchildren, presented his medals Thursday morning to the Royal Newfoundland Regiment museum. Along with his medals, the family donated a silver plate signed by the officers that served under him, and a journal on musketry which he wrote. Hadow was the commander of the Regiment in 1916 at the time of the Battle at Beaumont Hamel. — Photo by James McLeod/The Telegram

Hadow was the commander of the Regiment in 1916 at the time of the Battle at Beaumont Hamel.

 

 

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