Banff Photo Gallery 1959

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HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip arrive at the camp during their cross-Canada tour, 1959  (DND)

 

HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip touring the camp, 1959  (DND)

 

HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip touring the camp accompanied by commanding officer LCol Pope CD, 1959  (DND)

 

HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip touring the camp, standing in the doorway of the cadet canteen, 1959  (DND)

 

HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip touring the camp, 1959  (DND)

 

 

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip at the Royal Canadian Army Cadet National Camp, watching two men wrestle. (Credit: Library and Archives Canada)

 

 

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip at the Royal Canadian Army Cadet National Camp, entrance to cadet canteen. (Credit: Library and Archives Canada)

 

 

13 July 1959, Ottawa Citizen

 

The Pipe band playing on the parade square in front of the officers mess, 1959 (DND)

 

The Pipe band playing on the parade square, the view in any direction was truly stunning, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, after dinner clean up, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, evening campfire, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, heading out on a route march, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

Rope work on the rocks, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

 

Learning the finer points of camp fires, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

Bushcraft, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

Sports at the bivouac camp, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, building a foot bridge, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

The bivouac camp, getting the logs, Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

Touring Lake Minnewanka aboard Devil's Gap tours "Cascade". Banff, 1959 (DND)

 

Working in the woods. Banff, 1959 (DND)