Officer Commanding and Squadron Sergeant-Major's Monthly Update (October)Thursday, November 29, 2007
Wow, a month has passed already since our last installment and time seems to be ...
The Provincial Destruction Team: A Sqn 2006-07Tuesday, November 27, 2007
Finally back to work, the soldiers of A Squadron are starting to get a chance to catch their breath and reflect...
The Canadian Pacific Railway and the Strathconas: A Shared Past and FriendshipFriday, November 30, 2007
On 5 November 1885, our Regiment’s founder Donald Smith drove the Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CPR) final spike in Craigellachie, BC. ...
Regimental HeadquartersThursday, November 22, 2007
Regimental Headquarters (RHQ) consists of several different areas which support the Regiment...
Officer Commanding and Squadron Sergeant-Major’s Monthly UpdateMonday, October 1, 2007
This is the first of what we hope to be monthly installments to provide to you some of our insight and comments...
C Squadron CasualtyTuesday, September 25, 2007
While engaged in heavy combat with the Taliban yesterday...
2IC Strathcona's Update - 16 September 2007Sunday, September 16, 2007
A month has passed since I last wrote and communicated to you the great work Strathcona soldiers are doing at home and abroad. I hope this email finds you and your families well....
2IC Strathcona's - UpdateWednesday, August 22, 2007
I am writing to update you on the activities of your Regiment and the progress of our soldiers serving abroad....
Strathcona Mounted Troop 2007 - “First Half of Season Complete”Monday, August 6, 2007
he Strathcona Mounted Troop (SMT) has been tasked since 1974 to demonstrate the Regiment’s history and traditions while providing an entertaining display of teamwork and skill ...
Spruce Meadows:Wednesday, July 11, 2007
Thursday 5 July, 1600hrs, after a long week of parade practice buses were loaded up and we were on our way to the world famous Spruce Meadows...
A Strange Squadron in a Strange LandWednesday, June 20, 2007
As if being a multi-regimented squadron wasn’t enough, the very thought of a predominantly ...
C Sqn’s Training to DateMonday, June 18, 2007
With the leadership of the OC, Major Gosselin, of Edmonton Alberta, the Canadian Forces...
‘B’ Squadron’s Return from AfghanistanFriday, June 15, 2007
Like every deployment made by any unit in the history of armies, the soldiers of ‘B’ Squadron look back on their experiences...
Hoovering in AfghanistanThursday, June 14, 2007
Just as OC A Squadron, Major Dave Broomfield, left Afghanistan for his three weeks of leave in Europe the 2IC, ...
Commanding Officer's UpdateMonday, June 4, 2007
Your Regiment has had an amazing year. It would not be an overstatement that the changes we have seen and the tasks we have been assigned have truly....
Moreuil Wood in the Maywand DistrictFriday, May 25, 2007
For the soldiers of A Squadron deployed as part of Operation ATHENA,....
Where’s the Beach? Tango Towing and Road Construction Ltd.Friday, March 23, 2007
After a productive and thorough handover with B Squadron, A Squadron got down to the business of getting out and ...
Kandahar at LastMonday, March 19, 2007
The first group of A Squadron members and their families trickled into the drill hall of the Learning Training Facility (LTF) in the early hours of a cold February morning....
C Squadron Lives AgainMonday, January 8, 2007
With B Squadron deployed to Afghanistan and A Squadron conducting their workup training, the need to stand up another tank squadron soon became apparent...
A Sqn in the weeds – SALTY!Monday, January 8, 2007
With B Squadron finally out the door, the Regiment embarked this past September to stand up A Squadron as a tank squadron....
B Squadron Christmas MessageMonday, January 8, 2007
When I last wrote in October 2006, B Squadron had just arrived in Afghanistan....