49 years ago....The Regiment was equipped with 105mm C1 howitzers. We deployed to the field in woollen Battle Dress (with puttees!! - ask an old-timer what a puttee is!) The gun tractor was 2 1/2 Ton SMP (Deuce and a half) manufactured in 1952. The Command Post was a 3/4 Ton SMP (Three Quad) with a 6 foot folding table. Those were the good old days?
2004 - Additional photos from an exercise in Yakima - Are they from Cougar Salvo? Or another exercise?
I've added hazardous skill badges to the list of Honours and Awards. Of course the only information I have is a vast collection of fuzzy photographs! Did you qualify for jump wings? Canadian or foreign? Other hazardous badges? Take a look at the sparse list that I have and let me know if I have not included your achievement. I would also be very interested in the year in which you received the qualification and your rank at that time.
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15th Field Artillery Regiment, RCA fires a 21 Gun salute to celebrate Canada's birthday. We've captured 85 photos of that day but I can't identify the Salute Troop Commander and No 2 Gun Detachment Commander! Need your assistance with those details and putting names to photos! email@example.com
Bombardier (ret) Darren Kostinuk has provided some additional photos from Remembrance Day 2007.
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