Videos

Some of these clips are digitized from 16mm films in the museum’s collection. You can also subscribe to our YouTube Channel to received notifications when we upload new clips.

1944: North Shore Regiment exiting landing craft on Juno Beach on D-Day.

1957: 1st Battalion, Queen’s Own Rifles, fires Feu de Joie for Victoria Day at Currie Barracks, Calgary, Alberta.

1957: 2nd Battalion, Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada (Regular Force) Training at CFB Wainwright

1957: 2nd Battalion, Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada (Regular Force) draft departing for Germany

1960: 2nd Battalion, Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada Regular Force Parade and Drum Head Service at Fort McLeod, Germany.

1963: Queen’s Own Rifles Unveiling of Memorial at Bernieres-sur-Mere.

1960: Overview of the 100th Anniversary events undertaken by each of the three battalions.

1960: History of The Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada produced on the 100th Anniversary of the Regiment

1963: Demolition of the University Avenue Armouries, home of the Queen’s Own Rifles Militia since 1891.

1964: Documentary on Sgt Aubrey Cosens, who earned his Victoria Cross while serving with the Queen’s Own Rifles in the Second World War.

1960s/70s: Tour of the “new” Moss Park Armoury including the Officers’ and Sergeants’ Messes

2000: History of the Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada prepared for the 140th Anniversary.

NEW 2002: 5 May ramp jump at CFB Borden at conclusion of Brigade Exercise

2 thoughts on “Videos”

  1. I was best recruit of #23 Platoon 1st Btn and I have some photos to share Stationed at Currie Barracks from 1955 to 1958 I still have my UN patches and my award for best recruit. I was in signals, transport, clerical,stretcher bearer

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