We remember our local heroes

Headline News in local newspaper, The Orangeville Citizen Sir Fred Heber, Veteran Gunner, 12th Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery was featured in the following article for Remembrance week, 2017 : We remember our local heroes November 10, 2017, By Mike Pickford...

Your reactions to the screening

Thank you to all who came out on the beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon in June for the Canada’s Phantom Regiment documentary;  story of the 12th Field. Not a full house, but we were please with the presence of a most wonderful audience. It was especially memorable to...

Sir Major John W. Gross 1919-2016

We sadly learn  the passing of ­ Sir Major J.W. Gross MID 12th Field Regiment Royal Canadian Artillery. 1940 - ­1946 DDay Veteran, Royal Canadian Corp of  Signals. John passed peacefully, at home in Port Elgin, with family by his side, on Thursday, April 14, 2016, in...

Sir Thomas A. Morris 1921-2016

Our dear Sir Tom Morris, born October 22, 1921, Bolton, England, passed away yesterday, February 26, 2016 at the age of 94. His wife of 68 years, Stella, passed away on March 13th. They will be missed greatly by family and friends. Tom was Veteran of WWII, serving...

Grade 10 Students Reviews

In December, Bob McEachern, Historian and Educator presented to grade 10 students from the regional schools  The 12th Field Royal Canadian Artillery Regiment WWII Documentary - "Canada's Phantom Regiment " at the Norgan Theatre. Here are some of  the students...

Join us for the Premier November 15th

The Palmerston Heritage Museum presents the PREMIER by the 70th for the 12th Field Committee The story of  Canada's Phantom Regiment & The Liberation of the Netherlands 12th Field Royal Canadian Artillery  1940-45 UBIQUE World War II Documentary of a Wellington...

Two Centuries of Firepower

Two Centuries of Firepower Saturday May 23rd, 2015,  at Fort York Toronto was celebrated with a big bang ! This was Door Open at the Old Fort York and two centuries of  Firepower with Royal Canadian Artillery on display at the garrison commons with two Salvo planned...

Dutch Liberation Parade in Toronto

The Liberation of the Netherlands 70th anniversary is celebrated in Toronto by the Dutch community and the Canadians during a spectacular parade from the Moss Park Armoury to Nathan Phillips Square City Hall.  From  Queen Street and Jarvis to Young and Dundas crowds...

Give the Children Freedom video preview

Give the Children Freedom is a preview for the documentary of Netherlands Liberation and the Royal Canadian Artillery 12th Field Regiment.  Through the eyes of those that lived it, history comes alive through interviews, WW2 archival footage, still photographs and...