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…

EX WESTERN SABRE 2021

At the very end of summer, the King’s Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC) participated in Exercise Western Sabre 2021, a ten-day Army Reserve Division exercise designed to build upon soldiers’ skills and experiences acquired from collective and…

Armoured Crew Commander Course 2021 - Vernon, BC

Through April and June of 2021, Master Corporals of the King’s Own Calgary Regiment were selected to take their Armoured Crew Commanders (ACC) course held in Vernon, BC. This course is conducted to qualify junior leaders of the non-commissioned…

Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle Driver Course 2020-2021

During the 2020-2021 training year, ten King's Own Calgary soldiers took part in the part-time Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) Driver Course. The training was conducted over multiple weekends to train leaders and soldiers how to…

Armoured Patrol Commander Course 2020

During the summer of 2020, amidst the COVID19 pandemic, soldiers of the King’s Own Calgary Regiment prepared for an eventful summer in support of 41 Brigade Battle School courses at CFB Wainwright. One of the courses to be conducted was to…

41 Canadian Brigade Group Command Team Update

41 CBG Command Team Update (22 June 2020) Colonel Mike Vernon and Chief Warrant Officer Scott DoyleAfter three months of living in extraordinary times, we want to reach out to everyone in 41 Canadian Brigade Group with an update on where…

OP LASER and LENTUS - Update #2 from 41 Canadian Brigade Group Command Team

Three weeks ago, the Chief of the Defence Staff, General Vance, ordered most of the full-time membersof the Canadian Armed Forces to remain at home in order to safeguard the capabilities of the CAF so thatits members would be healthy to respond…

OP LASER - COVID-19 Update from 41 Canadian Brigade Group Commander

In light of recent events from the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the defence team has issued direction to filter down to the respective command units. This is to provide 41 Canadian Brigade Group members with the latest…

Gun Camp - Ex King's Patriot - 22 to 24 November 2019

Over the weekend of November 22nd to 24th, 2019, the King’s Own Calgary Regiment headed out to the plains of Suffield, Alberta to conduct Exercise King’s Patriot; the annual C6 Machine Gun camp and familiarization shoot. The main objective…

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…