Society Honourary Appointments and Awards

 Colonel-in-Chief's Commendation

 

The Colonel-in-Chief’s Commendation is awarded to Strathconas who are being recognized within the Regimental Family as having provided exceptional service and selfless dedication in the interests of the Regiment and a lasting contribution to its objectives.

 

Reverend Canon Robert Stuart Harvey Greene

2002

Maj (ret’d) Clarence Norman ‘Nic’ Nicolay*, MC, CD

2002

MWO (ret’d) Al ‘Mucker’ Langan*, CD

2002

Col (ret’d) Desmond Deane-Freeman*, CD

2003

MWO (ret’d) Don Crossman*, CD

2005

Col (ret’d) Ian Barnes, CD

2006

MWO (ret’d) Dave Cathcart, CD

2010

Dr. Geoff Jamieson

2010

HCol (ret’d) Stan Milner OC, AOE, MSM, CD, LL.DD

2011

Mr. Ron Southern C.B.E., C.M., LL.D., B.Sc., O.C., C.C.

2011

Mrs. Margaret Southern CC, LVO, AOE

2011

WO (ret’d) Howie Owen, CD

2011      

Mr. A.H. Balm   
2012

 

Colonel of the Regiment Commendation

 

The Colonel of the Regiment’s Commendation is awarded to Strathconas or friends of the Regiment who have made a significant, long-term contribution to, or undertaken a specific act that has either brought great credit to, or has had a substantial impact on, the Regiment or the Society.

 

MWO (ret’d) Dave Cathcart, CD

2006

WO (ret’d) Gary Lee, CD

2007

Mr. Fred Balm

2007

Lt (ret’d) John Swanton

2007

Maj (ret’d) Bill Logan

2008

Mr. and Mrs. Ron and Marg Southern

2008

Maj (ret’d) I.D. Mackay, CD

2008

Col (ret’d) Greg Hug CD

2010

Capt (RSM) (ret’d) Dave Biener

2011

LCol (ret’d) John Stuckart, CD

2012

WO (ret’d) Albert (Alfie) Barker, CD

2012

WO (ret’d) Keith (Slider) Welch, CD

2012      

Capt (ret’d) Chris Kitching, CD
2013
MCpl (ret'd) Ken Raychert   
2014

 

Patrons of the Regiment

 

Mr. Dick Blockburger*

Appt transferred to Julia Blockburger

1990

Maj (ret’d) Roy Farran*, DSO, MC, L of H, COG, LOM

1990

Mr. Alan Graham

1990

MWO (ret’d) Helen Kozicky*, CD

1990

 

Honorary Member of the Strathcona Society

 

MGen (ret’d) Bill Howard* CMM, CM, CD, QC

1974

 

Honorary Member of the Strathcona Mounted Troop

 

Honorary LCol:  Mr. Alan Graham

1990

Honorary Maj:  Mr. Fred Balm

1990

Honorary Capt:

Vacant

Honorary RSM: 

Vacant

 

Friends of the Regiment

    (none appointed)

Friends of the Strathcona Museum

 

Mr. Fred Balm

1990

Mrs. Kittson

1990

Ms. Jean Stillwell

1990

Mr. Murray Cayley

1990

Ms. Bonnie Rourke

1990

MWO (ret’d) Helen Kozicky*, CD

1990

Mr. A Stutt

1990

Capt John Grodzinski, CD

1990

 

Honourary Member of the Strathcona Cadet Corps

(none appointed)