Kid's Christmas Party 2016
Posted January 18, 2016
On Sunday December 11th 2016 The Royal Canadian Dragoons hosted our annual Children’s Christmas Party. This year’s festivities were organized by B SQN, and held at the south side community center at Garrison Petawawa.
C Sqn - Ex COMMON GROUND II
Posted January 11, 2017
After a brief pause from the dynamic Leopard 2 live fire ranges conducted in late October, C Squadron RCD stood poised to take part in Ex Common Ground II conducted in Gagetown, NB, from 5-27 November as part of the 5CMBG Battlegroup.
Ex STALWART GUARDIAN (SG) 2016
Posted November 30, 2016
Ex STALWART GUARDIAN (SG) 2016 was an opportunity for D Sqn, the recently established Combat Support Squadron, to qualify its personnel on the C-16 Automatic Grenade Launcher System (AGLS) and the Raven Miniature Unmanned Aircraft System (MUAS).
Ex WALKING DRAGOON 2016
Posted November 15, 2016
From the 11 - 21 October 2016, 1 Troop, B Squadron participated in Ex WALKING DRAGOON as part of the Regimental fall training cycle. The exercise took place in the vicinity of Renfrew County, covering areas such as Beachburg, Cobden, and Eganville and culminated in the Garrison Petawawa Training Area.
Leliefontein 2016 at the Western Chapter
Posted November 14, 2016
On 3 November 2016 the Western Chapter of the RCD Association celebrated the action at Leliefontein. Truth be known, the action was celebrated by many Corps members as well those posted to our regimental families from the combat service support units and the service support arms.
Exercise Collaborative Spirit
Posted October 23, 2016
From the 19th to the 23rd of September, 2 Troop B Squadron was put in charge of running the weapons familiarization range for Exercise COLLABORATIVE SPIRIT. The range was held at Juliet Tower in training area of Garrison Petawawa.
Worthington Challenge 2016
Posted October 21, 2016
In August 2016, C Sqn of The Royal Canadian Dragoons had the task to put together two Leopard 2 tank crews to compete in Ex Worthington Challenge 2016. The teams consisted of both returning competitors from previous years and soldiers new to the Leopard 2 MBT platform.
On behalf of the CO, RSM and all ranks of The Regiment, it is with great sadness that I must announce the passing of Sgt Robert “Bobby” Dynerowicz. The incident occurred in a LAV III during Exercise RUGGED BEAR 2017 in Wainwright, Alberta on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at approximately 8:00 a.m. MDT.
Bold and Swift
to the Official Website of The Guild of The Royal Canadian Dragoons.
MGen Macdonald (ret'd)
Colonel of The Regiment
Mr. David Batten
A Squadron Coin Presentation: Wainwright
Ex MAPLE RESOLVE 2017
Posted May 23, 2017