Brigadier Andrew Hamilton Gault founded Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI). There is more information on the memorial's plaque and here.
Brigadier Andrew Hamilton Gault DSO, OBE, ED, CD. Founder Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
This statue is dedicated to the memory of Andrew Hamilton Gault, Canadian war hero, philanthropist, industrialist, and public servant. His life was an example of devoted service to Canada in war and peace.
Over two thousand Patricias have given their lives for Canada's freedom. Their legacy of selflessness, heroism and devotion to duty continues to inspire their successors who proudly serve Canada in the quest for peace.