During Ex CS 23, A Squadron showcased the effectiveness of the Leopard 2 gunnery simulation centre and demonstrated the utility of the Leopard training equipment.
On 17 October 2023, B Squadron ran an internal gunnery competition, organized and supervised by Warrant Officer Matthew Collier, before heading overseas
In September, A Squadron, which had been operating with minimal staff for the past 9 months, seized a golden opportunity. They headed out to the Rockies for a much-needed Squadron level exercise
17 -- 25 Aug 23 for A Squadron were busy!
On 29 May 23, D Sqn LdSH(RC), along with members of A sqn, answered the provincial request for aid. A Company of soldiers was dispatched to the Fox Creek Fires to relieve in place 1 CER and link up with incoming Australian Fire fighters.
With the Russian invasion of Ukraine having been underway for over a year, members of LdSH(RC) have been chomping at the bit, hoping for some way to apply their experience gained from years of preparing to fight.
In 1956, the Canadian Army recognized that not maintaining formation reconnaissance elements in the Regular Force was a major deficiency in its force structure. Consequently, the Regular Force regiments of the day were allotted a fourth subunit.
After a three-year hiatus, members from Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) had the chance to escape Edmonton's frigid February landscape and return to Texas for Ex STEELE BEASTS (SB) '23.
Exercise STEELE LANCE 23 was a busy and dynamic few weeks of tank squadron action and sustainment, providing the new subalterns of the regiment the perfect opportunity for some hands-on learning.
Exercise Steele Lance saw B Squadron deploy to Wainwright Alberta to complete a multitude of training objectives. Starting with the Leopard 2 gunnery/drivers Primary Combat Function (PCF) courses, completing squadron level 1 and 2 live fire ranges...
The purpose of the Regimental Manual is to record the customs and traditions of the Regiment with a view to providing a source of corporate memory for Strathconas of all generations: serving, retired and future.
The 2022 Edition of the Strathconian is available for online viewing.
The September 2023 Edition of the Regimental Society Newsletter is ready for viewing!
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