Governor General's Foot Guards
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
Search
Army.ca's Fallen Comrades

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old


Online Users
552 Guests, 5 Users
dangerboy, CBH99, Mike Bobbitt, Loachman, CatalinaBa
Statistics
Total Members: 60,486
Total Posts: 1,390,151
Total Topics: 71,766
Total Categories: 13
Total Boards: 120
Twitter Feed

Governor General's Foot Guards



Armorial Description

Upon a star argent of six main points an annulus gules bearing the motto CIVITAS ET PRINCEPS CURA NOSTRA or, within the annulus, a cross azure.


Official Abbreviation: GGFG

Motto: Civitas et Princeps Cura Nostra (Our care is Queen and country)


Battle Honours (34)

Early History

    NORTH-WEST CANADA, 1885
    SOUTH AFRICA, 1899-1900
First World War
    Ypres, 1915, '17
    Gravenstafel
    ST. JULIEN
    FESTUBERT, 1915
    Mount Sorrel
    Somme, 1916
    POZIERES
    Fleurs-Courcelette
    Ancre Heights
    Arras, 1917, '18
    VIMY, 1917
    ARLEUX
    Scarpe, 1917, '18
    HILL 70
    PASSCHENDAELE
    AMIENS
    DROCOURT - QUEANT
    Hindenburg Line
    CANAL DU NORD
    Pursuit to Mons
    France and Flanders, 1915-1918
Second World War
    FALAISE
    Falaise Road
    THE LAISON
    CHAMBOIS
    THE SCHELDT
    THE LOWER MAAS
    THE RHINELAND
    THE HOCHWALD
    VEEN
    BAD ZWISCHENAHN
    NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 1944-1945

Order of Precedence: 1
Go back to the Infantry Regiments page.
Go back to the Army home page.
Military Word Of The Day
R
:
roentgen


» Download the iPhone/iPad Military Terms app! «


Today in Military History

April 29



1769:

Duke of Wellington born


1916:

General Townsend surrenders Kut to the Turks, 3000 British and 6000 Indian troops taken prisoner following 143 day seige


1945:

The German Army in Italy surrenders unconditionally to the Allies




» Download the iPhone/iPad Military History app! «


Advertising
User Poll