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#1050 Cadet Corps

Name -              Strathmore Cadet Corps        

Location           Strathmore, AB

Formed           November 9, 1922               Disbanded            February 9, 1926

Reformed          November 20, 1928             Disbanded         March 12, 1975

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

  2nd Lt. W.I. MacKenzie (1922) Biography

 

 

 

 Capt J.A. Crellin (1947-49) Biography

 

   

Capt R.H. Hanson (1968-70) Biography

 

  Lt A.G. Brown (1972) Biography

 

 

 

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Strathmore Armoury (1960s)

History -   

 The formation of this Corps was athorized in 1922 and designated as 1050 The Strathmore Public School Cadet Corps. In 1926 the Corps was disbanded due to inactivity and parents' objection to the type of training.  

Strathmore Public School Cadet Corps

 In 1928 the Corps was reformed under the sponsorship of the School Board, with the same designation. In 1947 authority was granted for the affiliation with 68th Light Anti-Aircraft Regt RCA. In 1956 a change of designation was granted and the corps became known as 1050 Strathmore Cadet Corps, and affiliation was transferred to the south Alberta Light Horse (29th Armament Regt). affil.: South Alberta Light Horse, Jun 1, 1956. redisig: Strathmore Cadet Corps, Jun 1, 1956. affil.: Kings Own Calgary Regt, Dec 24, 1959. In 1959 the corps changed their affiliation to the King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC). Early in 1968 the Corps was place don probation due to low attendance. An extension of probation was granted into 1969 and the corps successfully terminated the probation period. The 1971 annual report recommended that the Corps be again placed on probation because of low attendance and below average efficiency. The corps was disbanded 12 Mar 1975. 

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