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#62 Cadet Corps

Name - Hamilton Central Collegiate Institute Cadet Corps

Location  Hamilton, ON

Formed March 8, 1900      Disbanded  January 11, 1951

Reformed February 28, 1950      Disbanded  Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

   

 

 Capt J.J. Syme (1915) Biography

 

 

 

Capt J.R. 'Cap' Cornelius (-1951) Biography

 

 

 

Maj H. Murphy (1970-73) Biography

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Maj J. Adam (1974-82) Biography

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Capt F. Entwisle CD (1983-86) Biography

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Capt Lyndon Murdoch (1986-88) Biography

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Capt F. Entwisle CD (1988-91) Biography

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Capt J.D. Dallas (1991-92) Biography

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Capt Lynda Murdoch (1992-96) Biography

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Capt. Rose Sari (1996-2004) Biography

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Senior Cadets

   

 

  C/Capt H.L. Smith (1905)

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 C/Capt E.M. Medlon (1908)

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C/Capt A. McFarlane (1909 )

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C/CWO John Mattinson (1993)

 

 

 

 (2013)

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Corps Flag

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Corps Home

 

 

Hon. LCol. John Weir Foote VC Armoury.  200 James Street North, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

 

possible flocked shoulder flash (WWII)

1st pattern shoulder flash ca.1985

 

Current issue 3rd pattern shoulder flash ca.1985

 

 

 

History -

62 Hamilton Collegiate Institute Cadet Corps was originally formed 8 Mar 1900, and affiliated with the 13th Regiment, later with R Hamilton Regiment May 12, 1922. It disbanded 11 Jan 1951.

This corps was formed 28 Feb 50 and known as 2379 Royal Hamilton Light Infantry Cadet Corps. It is affiliated and sponsored by the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry. On 30 Oct 1989 2379 requested that the corps be allocated No 62 in order to perpetuate the history of No 62. (The number 2379 was then allocated to a new corps formed in Burlington in 1991.)

see #2379 CC for more info.

 

Trophies

 

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