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Name -           Grey & Simcoe Foresters Cadet Corps    

Location       Midland, ON 

Formed      March 19, 1919   Disbanded      December 31, 1972

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 Capt W.C. Setterington (1951-52) Biography  
   
   
   

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Originally formed in Mar 1919 under the designation of midland High School CC. affil.: 2nd (R) Bn Grey & Simcoe Foresters Nov 10, 1943. redisig Midland-Penetanguishene Cadet Corps. Midland District High School Cadet Corps. No records available until 1964 when the corps became sponsored and affiliated by "C" Sqn The Grey and Simcoe Foresters (RCAC) and was redesignated as "C" Squadron The Grey and Simcoe Foresters (RCAC) Cadet Corps. Again designation changed to 786 Grey and Simcoe Foresters on 1 Oct 1970. In 1972 disbandment was recommended due to a lack of training location. Authority granted 31 Dec 1972. HQ 12-M-53