Regimental Calendar

Regimental Calendar

Annual Nomination or Application Deadlines

  • Spirit of UBIQUE Contest: 31 March, 30 June, 30 September & 31 December
  • The Colonel Geoffrey Brooks Memorial Essay Competition: 1 April
  • Brigadier-General Ernest Beno Award for Leadership in the Rank of Sergeant: 1 April annually (Details)
  • The Captain General’s Diamond Jubilee Bursary: 30 September
  • The Captain George Blackburn Memorial Bursary: 30 September
  • The Captain G.R.E. Nicholls Memorial Award: 31 December
  • The Lieutenant-Colonel Jack de Hart, MC, CD Bursary: 31 December
  • The Master Gunner E.M. “Chip” Evoy, MM & Bar Bursary: 31 December

National Activities

  • Artillery Senate Meetings:  23 June 2022, 20 October 2022
  • Artillery Council Meetings: TBA
  • RCA Association Board of Directors Meetings:  11 January 2023, 20 April 2023 
  • RCA Association Executive Committee Meetings: 2nd Thursday of every month, 1900 Hrs ET
  • RCA Association Annual General Meeting: 14-15 October 2022
  • RCA Board: TBA
  • Artillery Advisory Board Teleconferences: TBA
  • Artillery Dress Committee: TBA
  • RCA Regimental Leaders Course: 7 et 8 September 2022
  • Director of Artillery Leadership Symposium: 9 September 2022
  • RCA Honoraries Seminar: 2022 TBA
  • Remembrance Ceremony at the National Artillery Memorial: 11 November at 1330 Hrs ET

Miscellaneous Activities

  • Ottawa Gunners Monthly Stand-up Lunch (Army Officers’ Mess): 3rd Thursday of every month
  • RCA Reunion (Home Station): June 29-July 2, 2023 – click on the calendar to download Joining Instructions.

Unit Birthdays

  • The Royal Canadian School of Artillery: 30 January 1940
  • 20th Independent Field Battery RCA: 1 February 1908
  • 15th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 2 February 1920
  • 20th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 2 February 1920
  • The Royal Canadian Artillery Band: 20 February 1969
  • 11th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 24 March 1880
  • 7th Toronto Regiment RCA: 1 April 1942
  • 26th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 1 April 1908
  • 62th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 1 April 1946
  • 116th Independent Field Battery: 1 April 1946
  • 5e Régiment d’artillerie légère du Canada: 6 May 1968
  • 4th Regiment (GS) RCA: 9 May 1905
  • 30th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 9 May 1905
  • 3rd Field Artillery Regiment (The Loyal Company) RCA: 28 May 1869
  • Home Station RCA: 25 June 1934
  • 10th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 3 July 1905
  • 6th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 1 August 1899
  • 2nd Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery: 7 August 1950
  • The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery: 10 August 1883
  • 1st (Halifax-Dartmouth) Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 10 September 1869
  • 56th Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 28 September 1866
  • 84th Independent Field Battery RCA: 4 October 1878
  • 42nd Field Artillery Regiment (Lanark & Renfrew Scottish) RCA: 5 October 1866
  • 5th (British Columbia) Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 12 October 1883
  • A and B Batteries of Garrison Artillery and Gunnery Schools (A & B Battery RCHA): 20 October 1871
  • 49th (Sault Ste Marie) Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 15 November 1913
  • 2nd Field Artillery Regiment RCA: 27 November 1856
  • 1st Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery: 1 December 1898