Artillery Branch

Royal Canadian Artillery

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Wanted FB 214B
Wanted FB 214C
Wanted FB 214D
Wanted FB 226 Wanted FB 239
Wanted FB 240
Wanted FB 241
Wanted SO 1B
Wanted SO 1C







 






















RCA







Artillerie Royale Canadienne        


ARC
 




1st Field Regiment RCA        

             
Regiment D'Artillerie de Campagne         RAC  
1st Field Regiment RCHA

and

Royal Canadian Horse Artillery

       
RCHA

1st Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 9   1 AAOR  
1st Air Defence Regiment           1 AD REGT Wanted CP 42  
1st Anti-tank Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 38B   1 A/T RCA  
No. 1 Coast Artillery Maintenance Unit         Wanted AF 97   1 CAMU  
1st Field Artillery Regiment           1 FD  
1st Field Regiment           1 FR  
1st Field Regiment, RCA           1 FD REGT Wanted CP 25  
1st Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        
  1 HAA RCA  
1st Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 85   1 HAA  
1st Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        
Wanted AF 47B
Wanted AF 47C
Wanted AF 47D
  1 LAA RCA  
1st Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           1 LAA  
1st Light Battery (PARA)         Wanted AF 94   1 L.P. BTY RCA  
1st Light Battery (PARA)           1 LT BTY (PARA)  
1st Locating Regiment           1 LOC  
1st Locating Battery         Wanted AF 94   1 LOC BTY  
1st Locating Regiment         Wanted AF90   1 LOC REGT  
1st Medium Regiment RCA         Wanted PF 112 Wanted AF 31B   1 MED RCA  
1st Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment        
  1 MAA  
1st Field Artillery Regiment               1 RCA  
51st Battery            
84th Battery            
1st Surface to Surface Missile Battery        
  1 SSM BTY  
1st Survey Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 71B
Wanted AF 71C
  1 SVY RCA  
2nd Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 101   2 AAOR  
2nd Anti-tank Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 39A
Wanted AF 39B
  2 A/T RCA  
2nd Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 98   2 A TK  
2nd Field Artillery Regiment        
  2 FD  
2nd Field Regiment           2 FD REGT
 
2nd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA           2 HAA RCA  

2nd Field Regiment RCA

       
Wanted AF 04B
Wanted AF 04C

  2 RCA Wanted  
7th Battery            
50th Battery            

66th Battery

           
2nd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        
  2 LAA RCA  
2nd Medium Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 32C   2 MED RCA  
2nd Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 99   2 MED  
2nd Surface to Surface Training Battery        
  2 SSM TRG BTY  
2nd Survey Regiment RCA           2 SVY RCA  
3rd Anti-Tank Regiment RCA        

  3 A/T RCA  
3rd Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 107   3 AAOR  
3rd Field Regiment Artillery           3 FD  
3rd Field Regiment Artillery           3 FD REGT  
3rd Field Regiment RCA        
Wanted AF 05B

3 RCA
 
89th Battery            
115th Battery            
3rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA           3 HAA RCA  
3rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 103   3 HAA  
3rd Light Anti-aircraft Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 49B
Wanted AF 49C
  3 LAA RCA  
3rd Locating Battery           3 LOC BTY  
3rd Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment        
  3 MAA  
3rd Medium Regiment RCA           3 MED RCA  
3rd Independent Medium Battery         Wanted AF 108   3 MED BTY  
4th Anti-Aircraft Searchlight Battery         Wanted AF 77C   4 AA  
4th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 110   4 AAOR  
4th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA        
  4 A/T RCA  
4th Air Defence Regiment           4 AD REG

4 AD REGT


 
4th Field Artillery Regiment           4 FD  
4th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        
  4 LAA RCA  

4th Field Regiment RCA

       

  4 RCA  
4th Medium Regiment RCA        

Wanted AF 34C
  4 MED RCA  
5th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA         Wanted PF 122 Wanted AF 42A
Wanted AF 42B


  5 A/T RCA  
5th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 115   5 AAOR  
5th Coastal Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 116   5 CA  
5th Independent Field Battery           5 FD BTY
Wanted  
5th Field Regiment, RCA                                       5 FD REGT     Wanted CP 28    
5th Field Regiment           5 FD  
5th West Coast Harbour Defence Battery           5 HAR DEF BTY  
5th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        

  5 LAA RCA  
5th Independent Medium Battery        
  5 MED BTY

5(BC)MED BTY

 
5th Medium Regiment RCA           5 MED RCA  
5e Regiment d'Artillerie Legere du Canada        
5 RALC

RALC






5th Field Regiment RCA           5 RCA  
55th Battery            
56 Battery            
6th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA           6 A/T RCA  
6th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 118   6 A TK  
6th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 122   6 AAOR  
6th Field Artillery Regiment           6 FD  
6th Independent Field Battery         Wanted AF 121   6 FD BTY  
6th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA          Wanted PF 52A     6 LAA RCA  
6th Medium Regiment RCA           6 MED RCA  
6e Regiment d'Artillery de Campagne        

6 RAC  
57e Batterie            
59e Batterie            
6th Field Regiment RCA        

  6 RCA Wanted  
7th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA        

Wanted AF 44C
  7 A/T RCA  
7th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 126   7 AAOR  
7th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 124   7 FD  
7th Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 123   7 MED  
7th Field Regiment RCA         7 RCA Wanted  
9th Field Battery            
15th Field Battery            
130th Field Battery            
7th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA         Wanted PF 131   7 LAA RCA  
7th Medium Regiment RCA           7 MED RCA  
7th (Toronto) Regiment           7 TOR      
7th Field Regiment, RCA           7 TOR REGT Wanted CP 30  
8th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA           8 A/T RCA  
8th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 128   8 AAOR  
8th Field Artillery Regiment           8 FD  
8th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA        

Wanted AF 54C
  8 LAA RCA  

8th Field Regiment RCA

       

Wanted AF 10B
  8 RCA  
9th Anti-Tank Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 46B   9 A/T RCA  
9th Anti-Aircraft Operations Room         Wanted AF 130   9 AAOR  
9th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 129   9 A TK  
9th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA           9 LAA RCA  

9th Field Regiment RCA

          9 RCA  
10th Field Artillery Regiment             10 FD Wanted CT 33A  
10th Field Regiment, RCA                                       10 FD REGT     Wanted CP 31    
10th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA           10 LAA RCA  
10th Medium Regiment           10 MED  

10th Field Regiment RCA

          10 RCA
Wanted  
18th Battery            
64th (Yorkton) Field Battery            
11th Field Artillery Regiment           11 FD  
11th Field Regiment, RCA              
                        11 FD REGT     Wanted CP 32    
11th Anti-Aircraft Regiment RCA           11 LAA RCA  

11th Field Regiment RCA

       


Wanted AF 13C
  11 RCA


 
11th (Hamilton-Wentworth) Battery            
16th Battery            
29th Battery            
12th Field Artillery Regiment           12 FD  
12th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 14A
Wanted AF 14B
  12 RCA  
13th Field Artillery Regiment           13 FD  
13th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 15B   13 RCA  
14th Field Artillery Regiment        
  14 FD  
14th Field Regiment RCA        
Wanted AF 16B
  14 RCA  
15th Field Artillery Regiment

          15 FD  
15th Field Regiment, RCA                                       15 FD REGT        
15th Harbour Defence Troop         Wanted AF 138   15 HAR DEF TP  
15th Field Regiment RCA        

  15 RCA  
31st Battery            
68th Battery            
16th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 139   16 HAA  
16th Harbour Defence Troop         Wanted AF 140   16 HAR DEF TP  
16th Independent Medium Battery         Wanted AF 141   16 MED BTY  
16th Field Regiment RCA           16 RCA  
17th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 142   17 LAA  

17th Field Regiment RCA

       
  17 RCA  
18th Air Defence Regiment           18 AD REGT Wanted CT 50 Wanted CP 44  
18th Field Artillery Regiment now 18th Air Defence Regiment           18 FD  
20th Battery            
29th Battery            
18th Field Regiment RCA           18 RCA  
19th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 145   19 FD  
19th Medium Regiment        

 

19 MED

 
19th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 21A
  19 RCA  
20th Filed Artillery Regiment           20 FD  
20th Independent Field Battery           20 FD BTY
 
20th Field Regiment, RCA                                     20 FD REGT     Wanted CP 34    
20th Heavy Anti-aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 146   20 HAA  
20th Medium Regiment           20 MED  
20th Field Regiment RCA

       
20 RCA  
61st Battery (Edmonton, AB)            
78th Battery (Red Deer, AB)            
21st Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 149   21 AT K  
21st Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 61B   21 AA RCA  
210th Filed Artillery Regiment           21 FD  
21th Independent Field Battery           21 FD BTY Wanted CT 44  
21st Independent Medium Battery         Wanted AF 151   21 MED BTY  
21st Field Regiment RCA

          21 RCA  
22nd Anti-Aircraft Regiment           22 AA RCA  
22nd Field Regiment RCA

          22 RCA  
22th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 152   22 FD  
22nd Independent Medium Battery           22 MED BTY  
23rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 63B   23 AA RCA  
23rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 154   23 HAA  
23rd Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment           23 MAA  
23rd Field Regiment RCA

       
  23 RCA  
24th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 64B   24 AA RCA  
24th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 158   24 FD  
24th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 156   24 HAA  
24th Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 157   24 MAA  
24th Field Regiment RCA

        Wanted AF 26A
  24 RCA  
25th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 65B   25 AA RCA  
25th Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 159   25 MED  
25th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 27A
  25 RCA  
26th Field Artillery Regiment           26 FD  
26th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 66B   26 AA RCA  
26th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 28A

  26 RCA Wanted  
13th Battery            
71st Battery            
26th Field Regiment, RCA                                       26 FD REGT     Wanted CP 35    
27th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment        
  27 AA RCA  
27th Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 162   27 AA  
27th Field Artillery Regiment           27 FD  
27th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted AF 29A
  27 RCA  
28th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 68B   28 AA RCA  
28th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 163   28 LAA  
28th Field Regiment RCA           28 RCA  
29th Anti-Aircraft Regiment           29 AA RCA  
29th Field Artillery Regiment        
  29 FD  
30th Independent Anti-Aircraft Battery RCA         Wanted AF 76C   30 AA BTY RCA  
30th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment           30 AA RCA  
30th Field Artillery Regiment           30 FD  
30th Field Regiment, RCA                                     30 FD REGT     Wanted CP 36    
30th Field Regiment           30 FR  
30th Field Regiment RCA         Wanted CF 35 I 30 RCA
 
1st Battery            
2nd Battery            
31st Field Artillery Regiment           31 FD  
32nd Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 168   32 FD  
32nd Locating Battery           32 LOC BTY  
33rd Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 170   33 MED  
34th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 171   34 FD  
35th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 172   35 A TK  
36th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 173   36 HAA  
36th Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 174   36 MAA  
37th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 175   37 FD  
38th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 176   38 LAA  
39th Field Artillery Regiment           39 FD  
40th Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 178   40 MED  
40th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 179   40 FD  
41st Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 180   41 A TK  
1st Air Defence/42nd Field Regiment RCA            
89th Battery            
109th Battery            
42nd Medium Regiment           42 MED  
43rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 182   43 HAA  
43rd Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment           43 MAA  
44th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 184   44 FD  
44th Independent Medium Battery         Wanted AF 185   44 MED BTY  
44th Independent Field Battery         Wanted AF 186   44 FD BTY  
45th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 187   45 A TK  
46th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 188   46 A TK  
46th Field Battery           46 FD  
47th Anti-Tank Regiment           47 A TK  
48th Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 191   48 A TK  
49th Field Regiment, RCA                                       49 FD REGT     Wanted CP 37    
49th Heavy Anti-aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 192   49 HAA  
49th Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 193   49 MAA  
49th Field Artillery Regiment        

  49 FD  
49th Coast Battery         Wanted AF 195   49 CA  
49th Harbour Defence Battery         Wanted AF 196   49 HAR DEF BTY  
49th (Sault Ste Marie) Field Regiment           49 RCA
 
30th Battery            
148th Battery            
50th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 197   50 HAA  
50th Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment           50 MAA  
50th Field Artillery Regiment           50 FD  
51st Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF200   51 HAA  
51st Medium Anti-Aircraft Regiment           51 MAA  
52nd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 202
  52 HAA  
53rd Field Artillery Regiment        



  53 FD  
53rd Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 204   53 FD REGIMENT  
53rd Heavy Anti-aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 203   53 HAA  
54th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment                                     54 LAA          
55th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment               Wanted AF 207                       55 LAA          
56th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 208   56 LAA  
56th Field Artillery Regiment        
  56 FD  
56th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 209   56 FD REGT Wanted CP 38B  
56th Field Battery RCA           56 RCA Wanted CP 38A  
10th Battery            
54th Battery            
69th Battery            
57th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           57 LAA  
57th Field Artillery Regiment           57 FD  
57th Locating Battery           57 LOC BTY  
58th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           58 LAA  
58th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 215   58 FD  
58th Air Defence Battery            
59th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           59 LAA  
60th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 217   60 LAA  
61st Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 218   61 LAA  
62nd Anti-Tank Regiment         Wanted AF 219   62 A TK  
62nd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           62 LAA  
62nd Field Artillery Regiment           62 FD  
62e Regiment D'Artillerie de Campagne (Shawinigan)                   62 RAC  
81e Batterie            
185e Batterie            
186e Batterie            
63rd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 223   63 LAA  
64th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 224   64 LAA  
65th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment           65 LAA  
66th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 226   66 LAA  
67th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 227   67 LAA  
68th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 228   68 LAA  
68th Medium Regiment         Wanted AF 229   68 MED  
69th Observation Regiment           69 OBS  
70th Observation Regiment         Wanted AF 231   70 OBS  
71st Coast Battery         Wanted AF 232   71 CA  
75th Heavy Ant1-Aircraft Regiment        
  75 HAA  
79th Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 234   79 FD  
81st Field Artillery Regiment         Wanted AF 235   81 FD  
84th Independent Field Battery        
  84 FD BTY  
96th Independent Medium Field Battery           96 MED BTY  
102nd Coast Battery         Wanted AF 228   102 CA  
116th Independent Filed Battery         Wanted CF 37 I       116 FD BTY Wanted CP 41  
118th Independent Filed Battery           118 FD BTY Wanted CT 46  
119th Anti-Aircraft Battery           119 AA  
120th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 241    120 HAA  
120th Independent Field Battery           120 FD BTY  
127th Anti-Aircraft Battery           127 AA  
127th Anti-Tank Regiment         To be scanned   127 A TK  
128th Airfield Air Defence Battery         128 AA
128 AAD
 
129th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment         Wanted AF 246    129 HAA  
128th Airfield Air Defence Battery         Wanted AF 247 Wanted CF 39 J 129 AA
129 AAD
 
133rd Locating Battery           133 LOC BTY  
166th Independent Field Battery           166 FD  
444 Squadron Air Observation Post         Wanted AF 250   444 AOP  
1st Canadian Artillery Training Centre           A1 RCA  
2nd Canadian Artillery Training Centre         Wanted AF 74A
Wanted AF 74B
  A2 RCA  
3rd Canadian Artillery Training Centre           A3 RCA  
1st and 2nd Air Observation Post Flights        
  AIR OP  
Canadian Forces School of Artillery           CFSA  
Royal Canadian Forces School of Artillery        

  RCSA  
Royal Canadian Forces School of Artillery (Anti-Aircraft)        
Wanted AF 83
  RCSA(AA)  

45 Depot Battery

           

67 Depot Battery

           
Maintenance Training Battery            
Headquarters Battery            
"W" Battery            
Royal Canadian Forces School of Artillery (Coast and Anti-Aircraft)         Wanted AF 83   RCSA (C&AA)  

Trade Badges

Khaki Green Black
Battle Dress Garrison Dress Distinctive Environmental Uniform
1956 to 1968 1985 to 1998 1985 to Present
GP1 GP2 GP3 GP4 Comments Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4 Lv1 Lv2 Lv3 Lv4
Assistant Instructor AA Artillery None None Obsolete in 1968
Assistant Instructor Field Artillery None None Obsolete in 1968
Assistant Instructor HD Artillery None None Obsolete in 1968
Assistant Instructor RCAC None None None Obsolete in 1968

Gun Number RCA

None None Obsolete 1963

Gun Number RCA Anti-Aircraft None None 1958 to 1963
Gun Number RCA Field Wanted None Gp1 to 3 after 1963
Gun Number RCA Harbour Defence None None Obsolete 1960
Artilleryman 021 Renamed from Gun Number
Artilleryman Field 021
Driver Operator None None None Obsolete in 1966
Driver RCA None None Obsolete in 1966 `
Driver RCA Tracked None None Obsolete in 1966
Signaller RCA None Obsolete in 1963
Technical Assistant Anti-Aircraft None None None Obsolete in 1963
Technical Assistant Field None Obsolete in 1963

Technical Assistant Harbour Defence None None Obsolete in 1960

Technical Assistant RCA None Renamed Artillery Technician in 1966
Technical Assistant Survey None None None Obsolete in 1963
Clerk Operations None None None Obsolete in 1960
Operator Fire Direction Harbour Defence None None None Obsolete in 1950
Operator Predictor None None None Obsolete in 1960
Operator Radar Anti-Aircraft None None Obsolete in 1960
Operator Radar Harbour Defence None None None Obsolete in 1960
Operator Searchlight None None None Obsolete in 1960
Artilleryman Air Defence 022