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#1859 Cadet Corps

Name -      Springhill High School Cadet Corps / Springhill Legion Cadet Corps

Location      Springhill, NS 

Formed  February 5, 1942      Disbanded      November 6, 1989

Reformed  October 1, 1992       Disbanded      Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

 

 

Capt D.W. Campbell, CD (1947-60) biography

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Capt Stan Hunter (2007-) Biography

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Senior Cadets

   

 

 

 

C/Maj Ken Davidson  -  C/CSM Danial MacDonald (1954)

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Corps Flag

 

Corps Home

 

 

 

 
   

 

History -   

Affiliation: 2nd (R) Bn North Nova Scotia Highlanders Jan 20, 1943. Affiliation: 1st Bn Nova Scotia Highlanders Jan 1, 1955

possible flocked shoulder flash WWII

Springhill High School Cadet Corps was formed 5 Feb 42 under the sponsorship of the Board of School Commissioners of the town of Springhill. The Corps was affiliated with lst Bn, N.S. Highrs (North). The Corps obtained (in 1977) a co-sponsor with the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 17. On 23 Feb 78 (MARC: 1085-11-3 (SSO Cdts)) the Corps was placed on probation due to an ineffective training plan, failure of cadet band and unacceptable administration. Eff 1 Sep 83 the Corps redesignated as Springhill Legion Cadet Corps and changed to sole sponsor - The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 17. It also became an 'open' corps. The Corps was disbanded 6 Nov 89. (Old UIC is 5881)

Eff 1 Oct 92, the Corps was reformed with same support units. The new UIC is 5278. Eff 25 Nov 92 CFB Halifax appointed Support Base for corps. Former support base was CFB Moncton. Affiliated unit B Coy of the 1st Bn, NS Highs (North)..

 

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