Month: August 2013

Honourary Colonel’s Remarks re “Duke of Edinburgh’s Own”

It is indeed quite an honor to be awarded this title…Our association with HRH the Duke of Edinburgh goes all the way back to 1967, and he has been most supportive of the Regiment… In addition to meeting with the

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Commanding Officer’s Remarks re “Duke of Edinburgh’s Own”

Today is a very proud day for our Regiment. The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa have been honoured to have His Royal Highness Prince Philip as our Colonel in Chief for the last 46 years and are very pleased about this

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The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Duke of Edinburgh’s Own)

The Department of National Defence has announced that the Camerons have been awarded the secondary title of “Duke of Edinburgh’s Own“. Following are excerpts from the news release. CA NR 13.008 – August 10, 2013 OTTAWA – Her Majesty Queen

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Pte Claude Nunney, VC

Pte Claude Nunney was awarded the Victoria Cross while serving with the 38th Bn during WWI. Pte Nunney was born in Hastings, Sussex, England in 1892 and emigrated to Canada as a young boy. He was awarded the VC for

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