An historic Regimental Association celebrating
78th Highland Regiment (Fraser's)

The Honourable Simon Fraser, 18th Lord Lovat of Fraser, 25th MacShimidh (Chief of Clan Fraser of Lovat) and our Colonel in Chief since 1995.
 
Proud Canadian History
Historic Scottish Heritage
Splendid British Tradition
The proud history and romantic traditions of the 78th Highland Regiment ("The Fraser's")
are celebrated by the members of today's 78th Fraser Highlanders!


Visit the website of the Frasers

The 78th Fraser Highlanders completed a firing of our cannon to open the 2021 ScotFest BC Highland Games in Coquitlam. Click to view the cannon firing.

PHOTO COURTESY HIS WORSHIP RICHARD STEWART MAYOR OF COQUITLAM

The 78th Frasers proudly employ our cannon and muskets at
Highland Games and other events.
Click on a picture to view a demonstration of the firing.
 


The "Fort Fraser Garrison " is constituted as a military historical society, dedicated to preserving the memory and story of the Regiment, and "The 78th Fraser Highlanders Association of Vancouver" operates as a duly registered charitable organisation supporting youth
in British Columbia


We welcome your generous tax receiptable donation!
A tax receipt for generous donations over $20.00 will be issued.
CRA #83143 9922
 
The Fraser Highlanders' Charity Supporting Youth Programmes

Kidsafe Vancouver

When school is out, Kidsafe is in! Kidsafe provides vulnerable children with the safety, supervision, nutritious meals and educational programming they need and deserve but lack access to due to their challenging life circumstances. The 78th Fraser Highlanders are very proud to support KidSafe and their work to provide a place while school is out for Vancouver children. Click on the thank you card we received from Kidsafe to view a larger version and to learn more about Kidsafe.
 
     
  Heritage Fairs
(Vancouver)


Fraser Highlander Mark Dwor giving our cheque to the Vancouver Heritage Fairs for $600. The Fair encourage students in Vancouver schools to take an interest in Canadian history in Vancouver Heritage Fairs where Grade 7 students in Vancouver are inspired to study and write about Canadian history. The students then create presentations and projects similar to a school science fair. The presentation and project highlights their chosen aspect of Canadian history or culture and present their project to their classmates, parents and community.
     
Congratulations to the essay winners of the 78th Fraser Highlanders' Prize for
Scottish-Canadian History"!


Ms Julia Gabriel won 1st place for her essay "Why not go to Hudson's Bay Country" with Mr. Keith Wise winning 2nd place for his essay "Race in the Atlantic World:Scottish Enlightment Views On Race and their Influence at Home and Abroad". The competition was open to students of SFU HIS 448 overseen by Director of SFU Scottish Studies Dr. Katie McCullough. PhD. The 78th Frasers have proudly been great supporters of SFU Scottish Studies. Click on the image to view Dr. McCullough's letter and learn more about Ms. Gabriel and Mr. Wise.
     
St. John Ambulance Cadet Corps
(New Westminster)


The Fraser Highlanders donated $300 to the St. John Ambulance Cadet Corps in New Westminster. to help fund uniforms and training for the St. John Ambulance Cadet Corps this month. The Fraser Highlanders Adjutant joined Hon. Col. Westminster Rgmt Karen Baker-McGrotty of the Westminster Reg’t with members of the St. John Cadet Corps. First established in Quebec 1884, St John Ambulance provides Health and safety training and volunteer community services
 

   
   
Current Edition
April 2021
Read this article about the Frasers in Fraser Valley Lifestyle
Special Features
Sing with the Frasers!
The Fraser's Drinking Song

Join us on exploring the burial site of
"The Old Fox" Simon Fraser, 11th Lord of Lovat
at Kirkhill west of Inverness



As Mess events are restricted to members and their guests, please contact us if you would like an invitation
to attend a formal dinner evening. please contact the Adjutant for more information
. We would be most pleased to see you where
we will be present at field events!


He can be reached by email:
(jobarb@shaw.ca).

We would be most pleased to have you join us!
Mess and Field Events Date
Robbie Burns Dinner 29 January, 2022 (Saturday)
Whiskey Tasting 4 March, 2022 (Friday)
Celtic Fest, Surrey Museum (Coverdale)   26 March 22 (Satruday
Visit to SFU Scottish Studies TBD
Annual General Meeting 19 March, 2022 (Saturday)
Battle of Ste. Foy Dinner 23 April, 2022
Victoria Highand Games (Topaz Park)   20, 21, 22. May 2022
BC HIghland Games (Coquitlam)   TBD June, 2022
Brigade Days, Fort Langley 1 August 2022?
     
All pages on this website (c) 2021 78th Fraser Highlanders Fort Fraser Garrison, 1st Signal Corps.