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1st Medium Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery

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Active  ?–1945
Role  Artillery
Country  Canada
1st Medium Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery
Branch  Royal Canadian Artillery
Engagements  World War II Italian campaign North-West Europe Campaign of 1944–1945

The 1st Medium Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery was one of six Canadian medium artillery regiments that served in the European Theatre of World War II.

History

The Adjutant of the 1st Medium Regiment, RCA, was Captain Horace Trites; Trites was awarded a "Mention in Dispatches" in Italy. Trites and G.P.O. (Gun Position Officer) Lieutenant 'Buck' Buchanan later became pilots at 43 OTU, RAF Andover, and fought in northwest Europe with No. 665 Squadron RCAF.

References

1st Medium Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery Wikipedia


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