The 180th (Sportsmen) Battalion, CEF
was a unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force
during the First World War
. Based in Toronto, Ontario
, the unit began recruiting during the winter of 1915/16 in that city. After sailing to England in November 1916
, the battalion was absorbed into the 3rd Reserve Battalion
on January 6
. The 180th (Sportsmen) Battalion, CEF had one Officer Commanding: Lieut-Col. R. H. Greer.
Meek, John F. Over the Top! The Canadian Infantry in the First World War.
Orangeville, Ont.: The Author, 1971.