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#4 Cadet Corps

Name - St Ann's College Cadet Corps

Location Ste-Anne de la Pocatiere, QC

Formed December 26, 1879       Disbanded  May 18, 1908
     

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History - 

Corps No. 4 was St Ann's College, which had been formed in 1879, and disbanded 18 May 1908. However there was a corps number conflict with corps below. 


 

Name - Highland Cadet Battalion (of Montreal) (1899-1963)

Location Montreal, QC

Formed Dec 20, 1899       Disbanded  Sept 10, 1963
            E Coy Apr 4, 1914
            F Coy Apr 4, 1914
            D Coy Oct 14, 1950                     D Company redesignated 24 Feb 1965 as Lachute Cadet Corps. Effective 1 Jan 77 change of designation to Lachute Army Cadet corps (D Coy Highland Cadet Battalion) See below.

 

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

Maj Fred S. Lydon (1890-1912) biography

unknown (1913-27)

 

Maj A.M. Dewar, MC VD (1928-) Biography

 

 

 

Capt. F.H. Morgan MM (1931) biography

 

unknown (1932-33)

 

Maj A.M. Dewar MC VD (1934) biography

 

unknown (1935- to date)

 

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Corps Flag

Highland Cadet Battalion Corps Flag ca.1900

the Duke of Connaught's Flag (left) and the Highland Cadet Battalion Flag (right)

 

 the Highland Cadet Battalion Flag today (courtesy Lt J.J.M. Boyer, CD)

 

 

 

 

 

Corps Home

 

 

 

Highland Cadet Battalion Hat Badge ca.1900

 

possibly officers hat badge ca.1900

Scully maker marked 

variation 

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WWII era shoulder title to Highland Cadet Battalion

 

History - 

Formed as a drill Company in 1886. On 20 Dec 1899 The Highland Cadet Battalion was formed. It appears in the 1904 Militia lists without a number. On 19 Dec 1908 the Highland Cadet Battalion was given the No 4. It was affiliated with 34th (R) Field Regt RCA, Dec 4, 1944, and briefly in 1946 with the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regt) of Canada, Dec 21, 1946. It was sponsored and affiliated with 37th Fd Arty Regt in Mar 23, 1947. D Company was formed 14 Oct 1950

 

 

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affil.: 34th (R) Field Regt RCA, Dec 4, 1944. Montreal Cadet Highland Battalion. H.Q. 12-83-1


 

Name - Lachute Army Cadet Corps (D Company Highland Cadet Battalion)

Location Lachute, QC

Formed Oct 14, 1950       Disbanded  Active
            
Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

Maj G. Talbert (1950-56)

Major W. Butterfield (1956-1963)

unknown (1964-69)

 

Maj Whiteway (1970-71) Biography

 

  Capt T.A. Holmes (Jan 1972 - May 1976)  Biography

 

 Capt R.R. Green (May 1976-80) Biography

 

 Capt L. Heimann CD (1980-93) Biography

 

 Capt T.A. Holmes (1993-94) Biography

 

 Capt L. Heimann CD (1996) Biography

 

 Capt Donald Savage, CD (2000-04) Biography

 

Captain K.B. Lummis CD (2005-) Biography

 

 

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Corps Flag

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1977-2005 flag (courtesy Lt Jim Boyer, CD)

 

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Corps Home

 

 

History - 

 Formed as D Coy Oct 14, 1950, D Company redesignated 24 Feb 19 1965 as Lachute Cadet Corps. Effective 1 Jan 1977 change of designation to Lachute Army Cadet corps (D Coy Highland Cadet Battalion) Affiliated 2nd Field Artillery Regiment RCA, Montreal

 

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