Change of Honourary Lieutenant Colonel - 30 May 2018

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

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…

St. George's Day 2018 and Regimental Sergeant Major Change of Appointment - Annual Regimental Event

This upcoming weekend signifies an annual event that has been conducted by the King's Own Calgary Regiment since 1927 when it was adopted by the King's Own Calgary Regiment from an Allied Regiment. St. George's Day is celebrated on the…

Regimental Band Event - 3rd Annual Spring Concert

Unsure of what to do this Saturday? Trying to plan a fun date night? Join the King's Own Calgary Regimental Band on Saturday 14 April 2018 at 2pm for their 3rd Annual Spring Concert at St. Stephen's Anglican Church. Admission is by Food…

Ride a TAPV Contest Details

NEW ANNOUNCEMENT DATE! 16 May 2018 at 2000hrs MST You and up to 3 friends or family can win a ride in our new Armoured vehicle around Calgary!  Simply Like and Follow any one of our Social media accounts for a single entry (each like…