Category Archives: Association

News pertaining to the Regimental Association

CF Transition Services

For all former members of the CF. The following are resources into converting your MOSID to civilian occupations
The link below converts your military occupation to a civilian equivalent.
http:// http://caface-rfacace.forces.gc.ca/mnet-oesc/web/en/cafSearch

MNET – CAF Search – Canadian Armed Forces
Using these tabs you can convert your military occupation to a civilian equivalent National Occupation Code (NOC).

Search results will provide a list of NOCs and Civilian Titles.
http://caface-rfacace.forces.gc.ca

Update: Nominations for the Association Executive

Nominations for the Association executive were held on April 11th.

Elections will be held at the June Association meeting (which is on Thursday May 30th)

The following members were nominated for the following positions;

President
Ross Atkinson
Thomas Quigley

Vice President
Glen Moore
Aly Hirji
John Clark

Treasurer
Dan Joyce (acclaimed)

Secretary
Leo Afonso (acclaimed)

Russell Smart (acclaimed)
James Bullock & Bruce Barbeau (Alternatives)

Executive Directors (4 Positions)
Len Janke
John Clark
Ron Saranic
Al Thomas
Alex Ferworn
Val Flynn

CNE 98TH Warriors Day Parade – Sat August 17 2019

Hello Association Members,

All the information is on the website related to the parade, parking, Veteran/Family tickets etc

http://www.thewarriorsdayparade.ca/

Everyone can feel free to get there own.

I’ll submit for a bulk order for extras just in case.

Parade is at 10:30 hrs

Then Association will be showing up at FYA on Saturday August 17 2019 09:00 hrs.

Dress:  Summer Dress

Check in and register, then parade practice.

Please reply to me directly on your attendance.

The Royal Regiment of Canada Association 2019 Fall Concert

The Royal Regiment of Canada Association 2019 Fall Concert

Sunday 27 October 2019, 2:00 pm at CBC’s Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St W, Toronto, ON

Come and enjoy an afternoon of movie music in CBC’s iconic Glenn Gould Studio. Our Regimental Band’s fourth annual fall concert, Director’s Cut is a showcase of popular music of the movies that spans the generations, from war movie marches to classic Academy Award winners; from Disney and Pixar to today’s blockbusters.

Bring your children, grandchildren, parents and grandparents for family entertainment. Music is a shared experience, so come and learn about something about the lives of the other generations.

Sing along and tap your toes – the more things change the more they stay the same!

Join us for an afternoon of family entertainment with our Regimental Band with vocalists Danielle Bourre and Melina Melle. MC Jacquie Perrin will tie it all together.

Tickets Available from the Regimental Association

Adults $40

Students $20

Update: Passing of Major General (ret’d) Reginald W. Lewis CM, CMM, CD

Honorary Colonel of The Royal Regiment of Canada from 1991 to 2006. MGen Lewis served in Palestine with the British Army and joined the Canadian Militia in the 1950s. He was the Commanding Officer of 25 Service Battalion, Commander of Toronto Militia District and Chief of Reserves. MGen Lewis also served as a senior advisor to the Minister of Defence on matters relating to the Reserves. With Sheila at his side, MGen Lewis passed on February 24th, 2019 at Sunny Brook Veterans Hospital.

Final services for MGen R. Lewis are now available.

Visitation will be on Friday March 8, 2019 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm as well as 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

The visitation is being held at
Humphrey Funeral Home, 
1403 Bayview Ave, East York, ON M4G 3A8,
Tel: 416-487-4523   Toll-free: 1-800-616-3311

The service will be held at
RCMI, 426 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1S9 at 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 9, 2019.

Association members planning on attending, dress will be blazer with medals (no beret)

Ron Beal Visitation 2 PM & Service 3 PM Sat Nov 10

Ron Beal
 
Final arrangements have been confirmed.
 
Date – Saturday November 10, 2018
Visitation – 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Service – 3:00 pm
 
Giffen-Mack Funeral Home & Cremation Centre
4115 Lawrence Ave E, Scarborough, ON M1E 2S2
(416) 281-6800
 
Hopefully members of the Association that are attending the events on the 10th at Coronation Park can attend the service. It would be greatly appreciated by Mrs Marjorie Beal.
 
At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember you. Stand down, good and faithful servant, and be at peace.