He had the interests of the men ever at heart, and would do anything to procure them comfort and security.
(Toronto Star, 22 May 1919, 8)
William Robert Turnbull was a 13th Regiment militia officer and founder of the 91st Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. He was born in Hamilton, Canada West, on 9 January 1865. From November 1914, he served as second-in-command with the 19th Battalion under Lieutenant Colonel John I. McLaren.