War Diary May 1944 ~ May 1945

War Diary May 1944 ~ May 1945

12th Field Regiment, R.C.A. War Diary Summary, May 1944 Regt worked on waterproofing all day. (18 / 5 /44 ) In the Field 1/5/1944- Loading of LCTs for combined ops ox `FABIUs III` commenced early this morning. The HARDS at SOUTHAMPTON & COSPORT (?) were used. The...

Gunner’s Park Memorial

Gunner’s Park Memorial

In memory of Gunner's Park, near Arthur, Ontario. The memorial park of the 12th Field Regiment R.C.A. for those who served: 1940 - 1945. The park was donated by Gunner Knowles. The 25 pdr was moved to the Guelph Armoury for a dedication...

Mobilization and Training in Canada- 1940

Mobilization and Training in Canada- 1940

Mobilization and Training in Canada - 1940 Excerpt: Into Action with the 12th Field There were four Batteries in the original organization of the 12th Canadian Field Regiment. They were all NPAM Batteries, the 16th and 43rd from Guelph — part of the 11th Field...

Accessing war service records

Accessing war service records

Canadians in Uniform 1939-1945 - Documenting Your Second World War Ancestor - Author: Glenn Wright - Historian and Archivist, Accessing war service records Part Two: How to send an inquiry to Library and Archives Canada Accessing war service records living veterans...

War Diaries

War Diaries

Canadians in Uniform 1939-1945 – Documenting Your Second World War Ancestor – Author: Glenn Wright – Historian and Archivist, Royal Canadian Legions Branch 226, Arthur, Ontario, 7, June 2014 - Presentation - Part Four: World War Two War Diaries 12th Field Regiment...