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#407 Cadet Corps

Name -       407 Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps

Location   Winnipeg, MB

Formed     April 17, 1913     Disbanded   Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

unknown 1913-22

 

Capt Landress (1923) Biography

 

unknown (1924-32)

 

Capt D.M. Bird (1933-37) Biography

 

unknown (1938-73)  
Capt William (Bud) Budel (1974-75)  

unknown (1976-85)

 

Capt H.J. Couillard (1986) Biography

 

unknown (1987-90)

 

Capt J. Selig (1991-92) Biography

 

unknown (1992-95)  
Capt John Ross CD (1995-96) Biography  

Capt Gord C. Cameron (1996-99) Biography

 

Capt Murdoch "Doc" Jardine, CD (2001-02) Biography

Capt Randy Ripley (2002-04) Biography

Capt Stephanie Shaw (2004-) Biography

 

Capt Andrew Flook (2011) Biography

(photo)

Senior Cadets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corps Flag

Original corps flag

 

Corps Home

 

Minto Armoury, home to Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps, Sept 2005 (Glen Miller)

 

Minto Armoury,  Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

 

 

Minto Armoury,  interior, Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

Minto Armoury,  interior, Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

 

Hat badge 1913

brass tunic button 1913

flocked shoulder title ca.1943

Queen's Own Cameron Highlander Cadets Battalion

2nd pattern cloth shoulder flash ca.1950s

3rd pattern cloth shoulder flash ca.1960s

4th pattern embroidered shoulder flash ca.1980s

5th pattern embroidered shoulder flash ca.1980s

 

 

History -

This Corps was formed 17 Apr 1913 as the Winnipeg Highland Cadet Battalion with six companies. Effective 6 March 1914, the Battalion was affiliated with the 79th Cameron Highlanders of Canada. A cycle company was formed in 1914, and a signalling company in 1921. redisig: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders Cadet Corps 1930. The Corps was redesignated 31 Jan 1931 as the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada Cadet Battalion. Effective 3 Jun 83 sponsorship changed to Norwood and St. Boniface Branch 43, Royal Canadian Legion. Letter sent 5 Apr 93 regarding corps history. Order of Eagles added as sponsor/co-sponsor 94/95 annual report (no authorization).

 

 

source - The Lion Rampant

 

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
1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
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