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2013 International Expedition to Argentina

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The cadets have returned from the Expedition in Argentina.

To view photos and read updates of the International Expedition to Argentina visit the RCAC Expeditions - Expeditions des CAD RAC


READ THE LATEST ON-TARGET – Fall / Winter 2013

35 pages of exciting articles written by cadets, CIC officers, League members, volunteers and parents.

This issue includes:

  • Army Cadets have a new Colonel Commandant … page 3
  • Canada’s Most Outstanding Army Cadet…page 4
  • National Expedition to Haida Gwaii…pages 8 & 9
  • Encounters With Canada…page 24
  • The Vimy Foundation – An oportunity for Cadets…page 32
  • Apply for the Gerard Buckley Cadet Fund by Dec 15th…page 3

and many more, in the biggest issue yet!

CLICK on image below to download publication:

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For copies of this issue or previous publications you may contact commsofficer@armycadetleague.ca


EF Educational Tours is working closely with various Army Cadet Corps to tour Vimy Ridge, Juno Beach, and other battlefields where heroes fought to liberate Europe.  These tours instill a strong sense of remembrance and bring young Canadians through a journey into our nation’s past.

Please call Natalie McEwen at 1-800-387-1460 today to learn more about our Canada’s History Tours.


THE WATCHES ARE IN STOCK

ONLY 10 LEFT IN STOCK

PURCHASE YOUR RCAC WATCH TODAY!  

NO DELAY on orders 

 An inventory of watches has been received.  If you have already placed an order your watch will be shipped to you very soon.  The September 1st cut-off date, stated on the order form is no longer applicable (see link to revised order form below).  Orders are accepted at any time and watches will be shipped immediately now that they are in stock.

Place your orders now to prepare for year-end events or for any other occasion.

watch picThe Army Cadet League of Canada has recently partnered up with Time is Ticking Inc. to offer you the opportunity to order commemorative watches.

The RCAC slim-line watch has Seiko movements, 24K gold plating on its face, an engraved case back and a designer Speidel leather band which is being offered in black and red. The watch will be delivered in an RCAC embossed velveteen collector’s box.

Wear one yourself or order a few as a great gift idea for presentations at any Army Cadet events.  Order a few at a time to have them on hand for various occasions.

This offer is available to anyone who has been or is involved with Army Cadets.   Let your fellow League members, officers, staff, cadets, volunteers and past cadets know about this opportunity.

Click here to  find all the information about the offer, including the order form.  For more information, you may also visit www.timeisticking.ca.

 


Army Cadets in the news

We invite you to share the news stories from your local publications.  Submit them by e-mail to commsofficer@armycadetleague.ca

2014 Vimy Events Media Coverage

 

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  • Rotary Club and Army Cadets join forces - Kapuskasing Northern Times (subscription) - Rotary Club and Army Cadets join forces 0 … is pleased to announce that it has become an official sponsor of the Royal Canadian Army Cadets 1635.
  • Cadets honour the Patricias - Vermilion Standard - Report an error. In honour of Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry’s centennial, Vermilion Cadets received and raised the PPCLI flag last week.
  • Crack-shot cadet Connor targets Canadian contest - Nottingham Post - The marksman will compete against a team of Royal Canadian Army Cadets for the Michael Faraday Cup. Connor, of the Blidworth detachment of the …
  • Local cadets make their mark - Newfoundland and Labrador Compass - The 2558 Placentia Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps (RCACC) recently … Joining the home team for the competition were army cadets from 2584 …
  • snapd Peterborough – Army Cadets Tri-Service Sports Competition - snappeterborough.com - The 2672 Hastings & Prince Edward Regiment, Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps held their 1st Tri-Service Sports Competition. Cadets from …
  • Streetsville cadets go to Washington - YorkRegion.com - MISSISSAUGA — During this past March break members of the 105 Army Cadet Corps from Streetsville visited the U.S. capital, Washington, D.C. It …

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  • Army corps introducing art of fencing to Kap cadets. - Cochrane Times Post - A Sergeant, and Officer of the Royal Canadian Army Cadets 1635 division in a fencing demonstration. Fencing is set to begin for the cadets at the …
  • Canadian Cadets Visit US Marines - Ottawa Citizen (blog) - More than 40 children had the chance to meet and interact with United States Marines as the 557 Lorne Scots Royal Canadian Army Cadets led by 

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  • Local biathletes advance to nationals as a former cadet competes in Sochi - SooToday.com - The Algoma Rod and Gun club was host to the 2014 Cadet Biathlon Provincial Championship last weekend, hosting the team relay races Saturday 
  • Biathletes fare well at provincials - Williams Lake Tribune - That’s what three Williams Lake army cadets — Joshua Tucker, Olund Mork and Noah Brenner — were up to this past weekend when they competed 
  • Local Cadet among top teen marksmen in Canada - Belleville Intelligencer - The 16-year-old St. Theresa Secondary School student is currently one of the top Army Cadet marksmen in Canada and recently qualified for the 
  • Sculptor chosen for Currie statue - Strathroy Age Dispatch - The Army Cadet League of Canada was instrumental in the fundraising efforts to assist the General Sir Arthur Currie Memorial Project – a volunteer 
  • Cadets put skills to the test - Delhi News Record – The members of Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps, 2853 Simcoe Legion used GPS and compasses to track movements, used military snowshoes to 

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  • Burns night was about celebrations - Lifestyles Publications – New served with the British Army in multiple conflicts before he immigrated to Canada. He later became involved with the army cadets. Tolles did a 
  • Reservist Rooks retires after 50 years - Lifestyles Publications – but he also influenced generations of young people through his involvement with the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) Army Cadets 
  • Cadets mark milestone - Marlborough Express – Cadets from New Zealand, Canada and Australia will hone their skills in flying, tramping, sailing, shooting and medical evacuation scenarios.
  • Cadets in major exercise at Waiouru - Radio New Zealand – Some 1200 cadets and officers, including 120 from Australia and Canada, are taking part in a range of activities including flying, sailing and tramping.
  • Cadets move back to old stomping grounds - Chatham Daily News – When representatives from the Army Cadet League of Canada visited the 59 Highlanders last September, she took the opportunity to ask if it was 
  • Video : Noah Wickenheiser represented his mom, Hayley, in Ottawa to accept the flag she will be carrying at Sochi. Wickenheiser was thrilled for his mom calling it “the coolest thing in the world”.