to honour Them all



At the start of the First World War, Newfoundland pledged to raise a regiment of 500 men. Many of the initial recruits and the senior officers who founded the Newfoundland Regiment came from the church-based city brigades.


In commemoration of these young men, the CLB Regimental Band has made available is limited edition set of replica badges are nely craed by Aitkens Pewter from the original badges of the: Church Lads’ Brigade, Catholic Cadet Corps, Methodist Guard, Newfoundland Highlanders.



Each set in this limited edition set, is labeled and named after a member of the first five hundred.


If you had a family member who was one of the First Five-hundred, or have a special connection with a soldier who was a part of this famous group, you may wish to purchase a particular set. To make a specic request, please include a brief explanation with your order. We will do our best to accommodate your request.



to place an order, click here, for an orderform!