Victoria Cross recipients

  • Corporal Joseph Kaeble - 22nd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force - Neuville-Vitasse, France - June 8, 1918
  • Lieutenant Jean Brillant- 22nd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force - near Amiens, France - August 8-9, 1918
  • (Acting) Major Paul Triquet - Royal 22e Regiment - Casa Berardi, Italy - December 14, 1943
 
 

Le Royal 22e Regiment
Active 14 October 1914-
Country Canada
Branch Canadian Forces Land Force Command
Type Line Infantry
Role Mechanized Infantry (two battalions)
Light Role Infantry/Paratroop (one battalion)
Reserve (two battalions)
Size Five battalions
Part of Royal Canadian Infantry Corps
Garrison/HQ Le siege social - Quebec City
1er Bataillon - Valcartier
2e Bataillon - Quebec City
3e Bataillon - Valcartier
4e Batallion - Laval
6e Batallion - Saint-Hyacinthe
Nickname The Van Doos
Motto Je me souviens (I Remember)
March Quick: Vive la Canadienne
Slow: Marche lente du Royal 22e Regiment
Mascot Goat named Baptiste X
Commanders
Colonel en Chef HM The Queen
Colonel du Regiment General Maurice Baril, CMM, MSM, CD
Insignia
Plume Red
Left of Bearskin cap
 


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