Bold Eagle Graduates to Receive High School Credits

Fantastic news!  Alberta graduates of the Canadian Armed Forces’ Bold Eagle employment program will receive high school credits starting in the 2018-19 school year. Participants will earn up to five credits for completion of the Bold Eagle…

Calgary Stampede 2018

Soldiers of the King's Own Calgary Regiment have been busy during this year's Calgary Stampede. Since receiving the new Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV), Calgary's Reserve Armoured Regiment has been eager and excited to showcase and display…

Exercise King's Warrant II - 8 to 10 June 2018

On the evening of 8 June 2018, A squadron of the King’s Own Calgary Regiment prepared a troop of six G-Wagons and a TAPV for Ex KING’S WARRANT II, in support of our student, Warrant Officer Fernandez on the Developmental Period 3 (DP3) –…

Change of Honourary Lieutenant Colonel - 30 May 2018

On 30th May 2018, we are excited and proud to welcome our new Honourary Lieutenant Colonel, HLCol Linda Southern-Heathcott to the King’s Own Calgary regimental family. She will be replacing Honourary LCol Michael Lang. Honourary LCol Lang…

Basic Military Qualification 0503 - Weekend Course 2018

Candidates of the King’s Own Calgary Regiment Basic Military Qualification (BMQ) Course 0503 paraded May 2nd in celebration of their successful graduation. The thirteen candidates attended BMQ from January 5th to April 29th, 2018, training…

Exercise Armoured Sabre 2018

Exercise Armoured Sabre was held in CFB Suffield, from May 4 to 6, 2018. The purpose of the exercise was to help DP3: Armoured Troop Warrant  course candidates familiarize themselves on how to lead a troop, through the use of radios, G-Wagens,…

Unveiling the Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle – St. George’s Day 2018

The Regiment has officially unveiled the new Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) during the annual celebrations of St. George’s Day. The regiment currently has 3 Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicles in Calgary. The regiment expects to obtain…

St George’s Day Regimental Parade and Change of Regimental Sergeant Major

The St. George’s Day Regimental Parade was a successful event. Special thanks to those family, friends, King’s Own Calgary Association members, and Armoured Cadet Corps who attended the parade and the Change of Appointment for Regimental…

St. George's Day Regimental Awards and Scholarship Recipients Announced

Regimental Scholarships  Recipient of the $5,000 Charbonneau Scholarship as awarded by the Charbonneau Family; Master Corporal Valerie te Riele The 12 Recipients of the $1,000 Regimental Funds Foundation Scholarships: Pte Chiu, Ms.…

History of St. George’s Day and why the King's Own Celebrate it

The King’s Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC) has been celebrating St. George’s Day since 1927 when it was adopted from our allied regiment, The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment (King's Lancashire and Border) from the United Kingdom. The Regiment celebrates…