#208 Cadet Corps

Name -  St Patricks Cadet Corps

Location  Québec, QC

Formed  June 9, 1909    Disbanded  February 1, 1979

B Coy       May 2, 1912                          unknown

 

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

   

 

 

 

  

 

 Chief Inst. Marcel Belanger (1943) Biography

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior Cadets

   

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corps Flag

 

Corps Home

 

 

 

hat badge white metal ca.1910

flocked shoulder flash ca.1943

 
   

 

History - Originally formed 9 June 1909 under the designation of 208 Hibernian Cadet Corps. NO records at HQ prior to 1930. In 1933 authority was granted for the corps to affiliate with The Royal Rifles of Canada. affil.: 1st Bn The Royal Rifles of Canada. On Mar 22, 1943 the Corps was redesignated as "208 St Patrick's Cadet Corps". In Nov 1965 affilation was changed to RRC/Voltigeurs. In 1967 the affiliated unit was redesignated as Les Voltigeurs de Quebec. Effective 1 Jul 1973 change of sponsorship to Mr. William Mcnamara, Principal for St Patricks High School. In Feb 1979 this Corps was disbanded due to lack of participation of cadets and wastage of efforts from service and civilian sponsors. H.Q. 12-H-6

 

Trophies

 

1910s 1920s 1930s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946
1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956
1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966
1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976
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