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#2479 Cadet Corps

Name -                Winnipeg Service Battalion Cadet Corps 

Location            Winnipeg, MB

Formed             August 31, 1953                   Disbanded              November 20, 1981

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior Cadets

   

 

 

 

  C/Capt Blair Neatby (1975)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corps Flag

 

Corps Home

Minto Armoury (Glenn Miller)

 

 

1960s pattern shoulder flash

 

 

1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962
1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972
1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 -

 

History -   

This unit was formed 31 Aug 1953 and designated '6th Armoured Division RCASC Cadet Corps. It was supported by and affiliated with '6th Armoured Div RCASC Column (RF). Eff 1 Jan 1955 it was re-designated,' No 6 Column, RCASC Coy. On 11 Jan 1967 a Board of Inquiry met at Winnipeg to investigate the feasibility of change of Sponsor and Designation to' The Winnipeg Svc Battalion. oN the 18th Dec 1968 the application was made for change of affiliation to 2479 Wpg Svc Battalion Cadet Corps affiliation unit Wpg Svc Battalion