There are many unique and remarkable uniforms in the collections of the Canadian War Museum, some of which go back quite far into our history. One of these, probably the oldest presently known uniform that can be assigned to a unit raised in Canada, is that of Lieutenant Jeremiah French of the King’s Royal Regiment of New York.
"Loyalist Lieutenant Jeremiah French and His Uniform,"
Canadian Military History:
1, Article 5.
Available at: http://scholars.wlu.ca/cmh/vol7/iss1/5