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CIC Badges, accoutrements and uniforms

Over the course of the past 100 years, the officers of the CIC have worn a myriad of uniforms mirroring the militia, Canadian Army and CF. below are a few pieces covering the time period

 

snake belt ca.1905-30s

(Greater Vernon and Area Museum)

 

detail, snake belt ca.1905-30s

(Greater Vernon and Area Museum)

Corps of School Cadet Instructors hat badge 1909-24 period

(Neil Martin coll.)

Cadet Services collars  ca.1910

(Neil Martin coll.)

Cadet Services hat badge  ca.1910

(B.W. Shandro coll.)

 

Civilian Instructor, Cadet Service of Canada, slip-on ca.1942-28 
 

King's crown hat badge, ca.1915-1954

CS of C Wedge

(Hans Mulder)

 

embroidered armlet ca.1954
 

cloth and brass shoulder title, ca.1955-1972

 

khaki civilian instructor slip-on ca.1950s-70s
 

Queen's crown hat badge, ca.1954-1972

 

collar dogs ca.1954-1972

Major, rank epplets ca. 1950s
Capt, rank epplets ca. 1950s

(Hans Mulder)

 

Cadet Service of Canada web belt belt buckle ca. 1950s-60s (Robert gill coll.)

Cadet Service of Canada tropical worsteds (T-dub) with Sam Brown belt, lanyard and forge cap ca 1960s

(Mike King coll., courtesy B.W. Shandro)

Cadet Service of Canada tropical worsteds (T-dub) with Sam Brown belt, lanyard and forge cap ca 1960s

detail

(Mike King coll., courtesy B.W. Shandro)

 

Cadet Service of Canada tropical worsteds (T-dub) with Sam Brown belt, lanyard and forge cap ca 1960s

detail

(Mike King coll., courtesy B.W. Shandro)

 

Cadet Service of Canada tropical worsteds (T-dub) with Sam Brown belt, lanyard and forge cap ca 1960s

detail

(Mike King coll., courtesy B.W. Shandro)

 

CS of C Blazer Crest 

(Hans Mulder)

 

first pattern hat badge, tri-service CIL  ca.1975

 

CIL ascot ca.1975

four variations of Cadet Services hat badges  ca.1941-55

(B.W. Shandro coll.)

 

ca.1980s hat badge
 

ca.1990s hat badge