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#526 Cadet Corps

Name -    Strathcona School Cadet Corps

Location      Vancouver, BC

Formed   October 1, 1914    Disbanded     November 11, 1915

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Senior Cadets

   

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name -    100th Grenadiers Cadet Corps (1917-31)

Winnipeg Grenadiers Cadet Corps (1946 - actve)

Location      Winnipeg, MB

Formed   February 15, 1917   Disbanded    November 13, 1931

Reformed   October 1, 1946   Disbanded    Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

   
 Edgetwon (1922-24) int and rank unknown (photo)
   

Maj Holmes & Capt W. Gatlin (1946-52) Biography

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Capt W. Korchik (1953-65) Biography

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Capt S.A. Bradbury (1965-71) Biography

Capt H. Walker (1972-74) Biography

Capt Vince J. Lopata, CD (1974-90) Biography

(courtesy LCol Lyle Johnson)

Capt Stan Lopata (1990-94) Biography

 

 

unknown (1995-2000)

 

 

 

Capt Kim Klassen (-2002) Biography

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Capt Jennifer LaFrenier (2002-03) Biography

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Capt Kim Clawson (2011) Biography

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Senior Cadets

   

 

 

 

  C/Maj J.A. Bailie (1924-31)

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C/Capt  ? (1980)

 

 

 

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The Corps' Home

194? - to date

Minto Armoury (Glen Miller)

Minto Armoury, Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

Minto Armoury, interior, Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

Minto Armoury interior, Oct 2005 (Glen Miller)

 

1st pattern shoulder flash, 1950s

2nd pattern shoulder flash, late 1970s

3rd pattern shoulder flash, 1990s

 

History -   

#526 was first given to a corps in B.C. 1914-15. This Corps was originally formed in 15 Feb 1917 as 526 100th Grenadiers Cadet Corps. The Corps was disbanded 13 Nov 1931.


526 Winnipeg Grenadiers Cadet Corps reformed 1 Oct 1946 under sponsorship of the Winnipeg Grenadiers and redesignated 526 The Winnipeg Grenadiers Cadet Corps. On 12 Nov 1968 affiliation was changed to Winnipeg Service Battalion.
Effective 8 Apr 1970 sponsor was changed to Hong Kong Veterans of Canada. Effective 29 Aug 78 change of sponsor to Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada Winnipeg Unit No. 1. Letter to corps regarding history sent 14 May 1991.
Eff 17 Feb 97 sponsor changed to Winnipeg Service Battalion Association.

 

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