40th Field Artillery Regiment, RCA

The official lineage of the 40th Field Artillery Regiment, RCA.



This Reserve Force regiment originated in Kenora, Ontario on 15 December 1936 when the '7th Medium Brigade, RCA' was authorized to be formed.Footnote 1 It was redesignated: '7th (Reserve) Medium Brigade, RCA' on 7 November 1940;Footnote 2 '7th (Reserve) Medium Regiment, RCA' on 1 February 1943;Footnote 3 '40th Medium Regiment, RCA' on 1 April 1946;Footnote 4 '40th Medium Artillery Regiment, RCA' on 12 April 1960;Footnote 5 and '40th Field Artillery Regiment, RCA' on 19 March 1965.Footnote 6 It was reduced to nil strength on 1 January 1981.Footnote 7

Headquarters location

Kenora, Ontario

Operational history


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