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#223 Cadet Corps

Name -  Perth County Army Cadet Corps

Location   Stratford, ON

Formed Oct 30, 1909      Disbanded   Active

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 Capt. Jim Featherstone (2004) Biography

 

 

 

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History - 

This Corps was formed 30 Oct 1909 as The Stratford Collegiate Institute Cadet Corps with 4 coys. affil.: 2nd (R) Bn the Perth Regt Nov 9, 1942. affil.: Perth & Waterloo Regt (HLI of C) Jan 1, 1955. In 1958, the corps was renamed the Stratford College Central Secondary School Cadet Corps. Effective 1 Apr 1965 the Corps reaffiliated with 4 Bn, RCR (London and Oxford Fusiliers). Effective 1 Jul 1974 (letter 1085-11 (DCOS Pers) the Corps was placed on probation until 31 Jan 1975 due to an insufficient number of cadets. Probation was extended until 1 Jan 76. Effective 1 Feb 1975 change of designation to Perth County Army Cadet Corps and the Corps became an open Corps. On 1 Mar 1976 (letter 1085-11-4 (DCOS Ops)) probation was removed. Effective 26 Apr 1979 change of sponsor from Perth County Board of Education to The Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans.

According to CF790 1996/97 the corps was placed on probation for lack of numbers for a period of 1 year, with a progress report due in Dec and June before further decision is made.

possible flocked High School shoulder flash WWII
 

 

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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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