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#2528 Cadet Corps

Name -         XII Manitoba Dragoons Cadet Corps

Location     Virden, MB

Formed    October 19, 1954      Disbanded       Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

 

 

Capt H.R.M. Kyle (-1991) Biography

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Capt K.G. Smith (1992-) Biography

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Capt Kelvon Smith (2011) Biography

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Senior Cadets

   

 

 

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Corps Flag

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Corps Home

Royal Canadian Legion Hall #8

 

 

hat brass ca. 1950s to date

melton cloth shoulder title ca 1960s 3rd pattern

melton cloth shoulder title ca 1980s 

 

History -   

This Corps was formed 19 Oct 54 and known as Virden Collegiate Cadet Corps and sponsored by Virden School Board and affiliated with 12th Manitoba Dragoons (18th Armoured Regt). affil.: Manitoba Dragoons, Oct 19, 1954. Effective 19 May 58 it changed affiliation to 12th Manitoba Dragoons. Effective 21 Dec 60 sponsor changed to Fort Labosse Division Board No. 41. Effective 17 Dec 64 affiliation changed to 71 Fd Bty RCA CA (M). Effective 1 Jan 65 affiliation changed to 26th Fd Arty Regt. Effective 26 May 75 change of designation to Virden Legion Cadet Corps. The sponsor changed also to Branch 8, Royal Canadian Legion, Virden. Eff 3 Oct 1994 change designation to 2528 XII Manitoba Dragoons CC (D Cdts Adm 697 refers).

 

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