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The Royal Canadian Armoured Corps

Royal Canadian Armour Corps

Role of Armour:
To defeat the enemy through the aggressive use of firepower and battlefield mobility.


Motto of the Armoured Corps:
Through the mud and the blood to the green fields beyond.
(General Worthington)

Regiments of the Armoured Corps:

From West to East:

NOTE: Regiment's denoted with a * are Regular, the remaining Regiments are Reserve.


Options:

Military Word Of The Day
Supp Res
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Supplementary Reserve


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Today in Military History

December 9



1824:

Battle of Ayacucho - Peru defeats Spain


1835:

The Army of the Republic of Texas captures San Antonio


1861:

Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War created by the U.S. Congress


1937:

Second Sino-Japanese War: Battle of Nanjing begins.


1940:

World War II: British Army attacks Italian forces in North Africa.


1941:

China and Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea declares war on Germany, and Italy.


1944:

British Eigth Army suspends offensive in Italy


1945:

American General George S. Patton is injured in an automobile crash in occupied Germany. He dies twelve days later.


1946:

The Trials of War Criminals before the Nuremberg Military Tribunals began with the Doctors' Trial, the trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity began for medical researchers involved in the horrors of Nazi human experimentation.


1961:

Adolf Eichmann found guilty of war crimes in Israel.


1992:

US Marines land in Somalia




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