53rd Field Artillery Regiment, RCA

The official lineage of the 53rd Field Artillery Regiment, RCA.



This Reserve Force regiment originated in Yorkton, Saskatchewan on 1 April 1946, when the '53rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, RCA' was authorized to be formed.Footnote 1 It was redesignated: '53rd Field Regiment, RCA' on 30 July 1954;Footnote 2 and '53rd Field Artillery Regiment, RCA' on 12 April 1960.Footnote 3 It was reduced to nil strength and transferred to the Supplementary Order of Battle on 15 October 1968.Footnote 4

Headquarters location

Yorkton, Saskatchewan

Operational history


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