Monday, 6 Aug 2007 (67 photos)

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Pace Stick drill lecture (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

Another intake of basic two week cadets arrives  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Morning turnout before heading off to classes  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 A busy Cassino St  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

F coy cadets learn about the Kiska cannon (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Classroom mutuals, 2Lt Adam Csank grades the cadets (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Cdt DaSilva takes his turn at the front of the class. An important part of the CLI course, learning how to teach becomes increasingly more important in a cadet's career  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

outside, drill mutuals are also underway (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Cdt Dylan Barber teaches his class on saluting and addressing officers  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Cdt Faulkner teaches his class on the air rifle  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Elite sports on the sports field  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

A beautiful hit!  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

a dropped line drive...  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

...and the winning run across home plate...  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

...victory for C Coy!  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Orienteering preparation at Map & Compass row  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Under the tutelage of Capt Thor Toms  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Plenty to learn  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Highland games at H10 (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

Capt Kelly March MCs the highland games (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

The caber toss (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

throwing the sheaf (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

The CO contemplates throwing the stone (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

A beautiful release (VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

(VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

Chief Instructor Maj Judy Peter takes on the caber toss   (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

DCO Maj Lyle Johnson throws the stone  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

The CO does the sheaf toss  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

As does the RSM (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

judging the best muscians  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

 (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

(VACSTC, Capt Lisa Currie)

 

Platoon commander interviews  (VACSTC, F. Arseneault)

 

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Guard Coy - in Camp

Trg Support Group (Adventure Platoons) - 5 PL in Camp, 6 Pl in Camp

Bravo Coy - in Camp

Charlie Coy - in Camp

Delta Coy - in Camp

Echo Coy - in Camp

Foxtrot Coy - in Camp

Hotel Coy - in Camp


Today's weather: Max Temp.  31c Min Temp.  12c Sunny & warm


This day in Canadian Military History...

6 August 1757
French seige guns have been battering the walls of Ft. William Henry (on Lake George) for three days. The French gunners raise a cheer when one of their shots takes down the fort's flag.



6 August 1945

The American B-29 bomber "Enola Gay" drops the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. With one brilliant flash thousands of lives are ended -- and a new form of warfare is created which will haunt the world for decades.