Exercise King's Patrol 2019 - Armoured Reconnaissance Crewman Course (8-10 March)

Over the weekend of March 8-10 the King’s Own Calgary Regiment along with its Developmental Period 1 (DP1) 0037 candidates participated in Kings Patrol in CFB Wainwright. The main objective of Kings Patrol was to train the DP1 candidates…

Easing into the Field - EX King's Command 2019

The first training exercise of 2019 was an easy introduction to this year’s schedule. It was -18° outside but nobody was suffering from the cold. The KOCR hosted this annual virtual training exercise, King’s Command, using the VBS2 system. …

Exercise King's Guard 2019 - Armoured Reconnaissance Crewman Course Exercise (22-24 March 2019)

Over the weekend of March 22-24, the King’s Own Calgary Regiment along with its Developmental Period 1 (DP1) 0037 candidates participated in King’s Guard in CFB Suffield. The main objective of King’s Guard was to train the DP1 candidates…

Part Time Basic Military Qualification (BMQ) 2018-2019

On October 12th, 2018 more than 50 individuals took their first step in becoming soldiers in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Army Reserve. They come from nearly every corner of Alberta from various military trades, with diverse backgrounds and…

The 'Calgary Regiment - Tank' Homecoming in 1945

Christmas and the Holidays are truly a time to spend with loved ones. We are proud of our heritage and would like to share a special moment with everyone. Relive history with this exciting audio file elaborating the Homecoming of the Calgary…

Christmas Dinner 2018 - Annual King's Own Calgary Regiment Tradition

On 8 December 2018, Mewata Armoury was host to the annual King's Own Calgary Christmas dinner. This was the first time in many years that with the amount of soldiers in the regiment, the dinner took place on the parade square rather than the…

2019 King's Own Calgary Post-Secondary Bursaries

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Charbonneau Scholarship and Regimental Funds Foundation Bursaries. The applicant must have a direct connection to The King’s Own Calgary Regiment, such as serving reservists or their immediate…

Remembrance Day 2018 - Battalion Park Ceremony

WHERE: Battalion Park (3001 Signal Hill Dr. S.W. — west of Sarcee) WHEN: Service begins at 10 a.m. on Sunday, 11th November 2018.   King's Own Calgary Regiment will be hosting the 7th annual Remembrance Day ceremony at…

Tunes from the Trenches - King's Own Calgary Regimental Band to Perform at Military Museums

When: 16 October 2018 - Doors Opens for a Pre-concert event at 6pm, Event Starts at 7pm. Where: The Military Museums - 4520 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary, AB T2T 5J4 In commemoration of the centenary of the end of the First World War, take…

Mewata Armoury Army Reserves Open House - 29 September 2018

WHEN: Saturday, 29 September 2018 from 10am to 3pm WHERE: Mewata Armoury - 801 – 11th St. SW Calgary, AB T2P 2C4 Reserve Regiments within Calgary Area will be hosting an Army Open House on 29 September 2018 form 10am to 3pm. The King's…