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#1725 Cadet Corps

Name -           Royal Canadian Engineers Cadet Corps

Location       Chilliwack, BC

Formed         November 27, 1940      Disbanded  Active    

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

unknown (1940-74)

 

Capt Hank Norton (1966)

unknown (1967-74)

 

Capt G.M. Byerly (1975) Biography  

unknown (1977-78)

 

Capt S. Thompson (1979) Biography

 

unknown (1980-)

 

Capt Phil Maisley (?) Biography

 

unknown (198?-89)

 

Maj D.B. O’Hara (-1990) Biography

 

Capt Lorne Pleasants CD (1990-91) Biography

Capt Terry Kopan (1991-93) Biography

Capt Lorne Pleasants CD (1993-94) Biography

Maj Terry Kopan (1994-96) Biography

Capt Al Dengis CD (1996-2001) Biography

Maj Lorne Pleasants CD (2001-03) Biography

Capt Brandon Banks (2003-07) Biography

Capt Kathi Kopan (2007-) Biography

Senior Cadets

C/CWO David Davies ( - Oct 2006)

C/CWO Casandra Brown (Oct 2006 - )

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flocked shoulder flash ca.1942 (Chris Brooker coll.)

 

"No. 1725 Westminster Regt C.C."  flocked shoulder flash ca.1943

R Westmr

melton cloth shoulder flash ca.1955

 

melton cloth shoulder flash ca.1955

 

embroidered shoulder flash ca.1995

 

embroidered shoulder flash ca.2000

 

History -   

1725 Chilliwack Junior-Senior High School Cadet Corps was formed 27 November 1940. Affiliated: Westminster Regt (M), Dec 30, 1946. redisig: Westminster Regt Cadet Corps, Dec 30, 1946. In 1946 affiliation was authorized with the Westminster Regiment (M) and the Corps redesignated as 1725 Westminster Regiment (M) Cadet Corps. In 1950 the Corps was reactivated under a new affiliation with The Westminster Regiment (Motor) RCIC and became known as 1725 Westminster R (M) (Chwk Coy) Cadet Corps. In 1960 the sponsorship was transferred to the RCSME and the Corps was redesignated as 1725 Royal Canadian Engineers Cadet Corps. redisig: RCE Cadet Corps, Jan1, 1960. Affiiliated: Royal Canadian School of Military Engineering, Jan 1, 1960. Message D Cdts 326 dated 10 May 1982 changed sponsor to Branch 280, Royal Canadian Legion, Vedder Crossing.

D Cdts Adm 010 changes affiliated unit from Canadian Forces School of Military Engineering to 6th Field Engineer Squadron effective 15 Jan 1998.

"Chilliwack Jr-Sr High School"  "No. 1725 Westminster Regt C.C."   flocked shoulder flash WWII

 

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