Category: Foundation

Please read the following news and events for the Foundation.

Pte Claude Nunney VC, DCM, MM

On September 1-2 Maj (ret’d) Roger Laplante, 2Lt Alexandre Leger, Cpl David Harding and Cpl Afton Maisonneuve will be representing the Regimental Family in France at services commemorating the awarding of the Victoria Cross to Pte Nunney of the 38th

CANADA DAY at the Drill Hall – 2017

The Regimental Foundation extends a warm invitation to members, family and friends of The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Duke of Edinburgh’s Own), Ottawa’s Regiment to join us for our Regiment’s Family Day, Canada 150 celebration and recruiting event. Saturday July

Ceremonial Uniforms Project

At the Commanding Officer’s parade held October 15th, Bells Corners Branch 593 of the Royal Canadian Legion presented the Foundation with $5000.00 towards the purchase of ceremonial uniforms. Br 593 have supported the Regiment for many years and have become

2015 Bursary Awards

During the Commanding Officer’s parade held Thursday, October 15th the Foundation Bursaries were awarded. Presentations were made by Col (ret’d) Neil Thompson, OMM CD

Canada Day is coming

This event brings together the extended Cameron Family (all ranks, serving and retired and their families) with volunteers and members of the public to enjoy food and drink and performances of the regiment’s Pipes and Drums Band – to raise

Foundation Recognizes Donors

At the Commanding Officer’s Parade with Alpha and Bravo Companies, the Regimental Colours and the Pipes and Drums on parade, the Foundation publicly recognized four donors. Their contributions to the Regimental Family over time have allowed us to publish the

Ceremonial Uniforms Project

The Foundation has announced the start of Phase II of the Ceremonial Uniforms Project. Over the past four years the Foundation has been able to provide the Regiment with enough uniforms to allow it to parade 100 soldiers in full

2014 Bursaries

The Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s bursaries. Cpl Mateo Farfan receives the 13 Platoon Bursary from Mr G McCauley, Vice-President of the Foundation. MCpl Eric Proulx receives the Col Don and Mrs Dorothy Thompson Bursary

Bursaries 2013

CH of O Foundation Bursaries, in the amount of $1000.00 each, were presented on Thursday October 17, 2013 on the CO’s parade. The bursaries were awarded to Pte A. Howarth (13 Platoon Bursary) and Cpl D. Leroux (Col. Don and

Foundation Directors’ Meeting

A meeting of the Directors of the Foundation will take place Monday, May 13th at 19:30 hrs at the Drill Hall.