20th Independent Field Artillery Battery RCA2021-04-01T20:20:04-04:00

20th Independent Field Battery RCA

Location:  Lethbridge, AB

Parent Formation:  41 Canadian Brigade Group

Contact Information:

20th Independent Field Battery RCA
Vimy Ridge Armoury 
337 Stubb Ross Road 
Lethbridge, Alberta  T1K 7N3

Tel/Tél: 403-317-2350

Brief History:

Sub-units:  N/A

Command Team:

  • BC:  Major R.L. Mein CD
  • BSM:  Master Warrant Officer (BSM) P.S. Nanton CD

Honoraries:

  • Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel:  The Honourable Richard Casson PC

Senate:

Association:

Foundation:

Band:  No

Museum:  Lethbridge Military Museum

Affiliated Cadet Corps:

  • 34 Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps CHINOOK (Lethbridge)
  • 2296 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps (Lethbridge)
  • 2309 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps (Fort MacLeod)
  • 11 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (Lethbridge)
  • 225 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (Taber)

Reenactor Groups:  No

Alliances:

Affiliations:

Former Commanding Officers:

Maj N. Barber 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 10 June 2017 to 18 August 2020
Maj H. Han 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 8 November 2014 to 10 June 2017
Maj S.C. Dawson 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 30 June 2012 to 8 November 2014
Maj M.R. Duguay 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 31 January 2009 to 30 June 2012
Maj D.B. Beauchamp 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 11 July 2007 to 31 January 2009
LCol G.G. McLean 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 11 July 2005 to 11 July 2007
Maj J.B.G. Lessard 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 11 July 2003 to 11 July 2005
Maj J.P.F. Lepine 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 10 March 2001 to 11 July 2003
LCol W.F. Scheurkogel 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 29 May 1999 to 10 March 2001
Maj J.C.P. Jourdeuil 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 24 May 1997 to 29 May 1999
LCol S.E.I. Steinke 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 15 May 1993 to 24 May 1997
Maj C.R. Kilford 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 21 March 1993 to 15 May 1993
Maj S.E.I. Steinke 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 3 November 1990 to 21 March 1993
Maj D.N. Jobe 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 1 October 2988 to 3 November 1990
Maj D.C. McLean 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 5 October 1985 to 1 October 1988
Major D.P. Graham 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 15 July 1981 to 5 October 1985
Capt B.R. Martin 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 2 July 190 to 15 July 1981
Maj C. Robertson 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 3 October 1979 to 1 July 1980
Maj R. Petit 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 11 October 1975 to 3 October 1979
Maj D.P Graham 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 6 November 1971 to 11 October 1975
Maj M.C. Hamilton 20th Independent Filed Battery, RCA 1 April 1970 to 6 November 1971
LCol R.A. Jacobsen 18th Field Regiment, RCA 31 January 1967 to 1 April 1970
LCol A.O. Aspeslet 18th Field Regiment, RCA 5 January 1962 to 31 January 1967
LCol P.H. Walker 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 1 June 1955 to 1 December 1961
LCol R.T. Craddock 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 19 October 1954 to 1 June 1955
LCol D.M. Davies 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 30 June 1950 to 19 October 1954
LCol E.A. Lawrence 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 6 November 1948 to 30 June 1950
LCol A.H. Warr 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 25 May 1948 to 6 November 1948
LCol J.L Mogridge 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 14 February 1947 to 25 May 1948
LCol G.S. Brown 18th Field Regiment, RCA 1 April 1946 to 14 February 1947
Maj L.S. Turcott 20th Battery, 41 (Reserve) Field Regiment, RCA 26 November 1943 to 1 April 1946
Maj G.S. Brown 20th Battery, 41 (Reserve) Field Regiment, RCA 5 September 1942 to 26 November 1943
LCol G.S. Brown 18th (Reserve) Field Regiment, RCA 22 April 1940 to 5 September 1942
LCol W.E. Huckvale 18th Field Brigade, RCA 22 Feb 1937 to 22 April 1940
Maj W.E. Huckvale 18th Field Brigade, RCA 25 April 1935 to 22 February 1937
LCol R.F. Barnes 18th Field Brigade, CFA 17 January 1930 to 25 April 1935
LCol S.C. Metge 18th Field Brigade, CFA 9 March 1921 to 17 January 1930
Lt T. Fisher 78th Overseas Depot Battery CFA, CEF 2 March 1917 to 20 February 1920
Lt W.J. Nelson 78th Overseas Depot Battery CFA, CEF 22 January 1916 to 2 March 1917
Maj A.B. Stafford 39th Overseas Field Battery CFA, CEF 11 August 1915 to 22 January 1916
Maj A Ripley 20th Overseas Field Battery CFA, CEF 3 May 1915 to 11 August 1915
Maj J.S. Stewart 20th Overseas Field Battery CFA, CEF 7 November 1914 to 3 May 1915
Maj J.S. Stewart 25th Battery CFA 1 February 1908 to 7 November 1914

Former Regimental Sergeants Major:

BSM G.J Wittebolle 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 2010 – 2017
RSM J.R.M Pagliericci 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 2008 – 2009
RSM J. W Alden 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 2002 – 2006
RSM G.J Schmidt 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 2001 – 2002
RSM A.K. Van Andel 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 1998 – 2001
RSM W.A Campbell 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 1994 – 1998
RSM A.A. Critchley 18th Air Defence Regiment, RCA 1992 – 1994
BSM A.K.Van Andel 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1991 – 1992
BSM R. Wiley 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1990 – 1991
BSM R McMinn 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1989 – 1989
BSM E.L. Ferguson 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1989 – 1989
BSM R.E. McKenna 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1985 – 1989
BSM M. Chomiak 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1980 – 1985
BSM D. Martin 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1978 – 1980
BSM B. Martin 20th Independent Field Battery, RCA 1970 – 1978
RSM W. Stanton 18th Field Regiment, RCA 1969 – 1970
RSM J.Lee 18th Field Regiment, RCA 1967 – 1968
RSM D. Gibson 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 1958 – 1966
RSM W Shirley 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 1947 – 1958
RSM G. Mason 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 1947 – 1958
RSM I. Greenwood 18th Field Regiment (SP), RCA 1947 – 1958

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