The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery

Happy Saint Barbara’s Day

The Colonel Commandant, Senior Serving Gunner, Director of Artillery, Regimental Colonel and RSM RCA wish all members of the Regimental Family and Friends of the Regiment, a Happy Saint Barbara’s Day. ~ St. Barbara...

Captain General Baton Visit to Ottawa

Gunners past and present have gathered at their birthplace, Building 40 at the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich, England, to launch their tercentenary celebrations. In keeping with the Royal Artillery motto “Ubique” (Everywhere) which reflects...

Promotions, Awards, and Retirements – March 2016

Promotions Brigadier-General Rouleau, M.N. will be promoted acting while so employed to the rank of Major-General, and remain Commander of Canadian Special Operations Forces Command. Brigadier-General Hetherington, S.C. will be appointed Commander of 3...

Open letter to the Regiment

You may recall a couple of years ago I asked your assistance and those of your addressees in identifying two members of the RCA who did not have their names recorded in the 7...

Funeral Details – Pte(R) Jason Renato Simon

Location: Beechwood Cemetery, in the Sacred Space http://www.beechwoodottawa.ca/ 280 Beechwood Avenue Ottawa, ON K1L 8E2 When: Monday 22 February 2016 at 1400hrs Dress: DEU 1As (if you have it) or Civilian equivalent Transport: There...

2RCHA Promotions and Awards

On behalf of the CO and all ranks 2 RCHA it is with great pleasure to announce the fol. Top Bty Y Bty Top Soldier Bdr Ollivier-Brown Top Trades Person Cpl Nadeau CO’s Coin...

1RCHA Promotions & Awards

Master Bombardier Mbdr Staples – Z Bty Mbdr Wilson, D.M. – Z Bty Mbdr Shortt – C Bty Mbdr Bonkowski – A Bty Master Corporal MCpl Steel MCpl Hawkins Sergeant Sgt Ball – Z...

WO Flynn

Sgt Flynn, Matthew, CD (Reg Force – Top Sgt 2015)

An exemplary leader, instructor, mentor, and athlete, Sergeant Flynn’s distinguished performance serves as a model of professionalism for the RCA. Continually employed within a Warrant Officer’s position, Sergeant Flynn is entrusted and excels within...

General Sir Arthur Currie unveiling Memorial

General Sir Arthur Currie, Canadian Corps Commander, unveiling the Memorial erected by Canadian Artillery in memory of Artillerymen who fell during the taking of Vimy Ridge. February, 1918. Ubique 1.6 Millions shells, 848 Guns,...