Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Artillery preserved in Canada 5: Ontario, Woodbridge and Woodstock

Artillery preserved in the Province of Ontario, Woodbridge and Woodstock

Data current to 21 Dec 2018.

The aim of this website is to locate, identify and document every historical piece of artillery preserved in Canada.  Many contributors have assisted in the hunt for these guns to provide and update the data found on these web pages.  Photos are by the author unless otherwise credited.  Any errors found here are by the author, and any additions, corrections or amendments to this list of Guns and Artillery in Canada would be most welcome and may be e-mailed to the author at hskaarup@rogers.com.

For all official data concerning the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery, please click on the link to their website:

Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery Website

Note: Back in the day, artillery in Canada was referred to by its radio call sign "Sheldrake".  It is now referred to by its "Golf" call sign.  (Acorn sends)

Woodbridge

 (Author Photos)

German First World War 7.7-cm Feldkanone 16 (7.7-cm FK 16), (Serial Nr. 5803), captured by the 10th Battalion, 2nd Infantry Brigade, 1st Canadian Division at Cagnicourt Wood, France, 2 September 1918.  Woodbridge Tower Memorial, Canadian Military Heritage Museum.

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German First World War 15-cm Feldkanone L/40 in Räderlafette Naval Gun on Field carriage, (Serial Nr. 4826), no data.  Originally allocated to Vaughn Township, Vellore.  Woodbridge Tower Memorial, Canadian Military Heritage Museum. 

 (Author Photos)

German First World War 15-cm Feldkanone L/45 in Räderlafette Naval Gun on Field carriage, (Serial Nr. 4693), Woodbridge Tower Memorial, Canadian Military Heritage Museum.

Woodstock

 (Terry Honour Photos)

Probable Millar SBML 8-inch 65-cwt Shell-Gun, weight 65-2-13 (7,349 lbs), 1843, (WCo) (Walker & Company) on left trunnion, (Serial No. 405) on right trunnion, no cypher, mounted on a carriagein front of the Oxford County Courthouse at 415 Hunter Street.  No. 1 of 2.

 (Terry Honour Photos)

Probable Millar SBML 8-inch 65-cwt Shell-Gun, weight 66-0-14 (7,340 lbs), 1844, (BFCo) on left trunnion, (Serial No. 147) on right trunnion, no cypher, mounted on a wood carriage in front of the Oxford County Courthouse at 415 Hunter Street.  No. 2 of 2.

Probable Millar SBML 8-inch 65-cwt Shell-Gun, (TBC).  Victoria Park, “10 feet 2-inches long tip to tip”.

Probable Millar SBML 8-inch 65-cwt Shell-Gun, (TBC).  Victoria Park, “10 feet 2-inches long tip to tip”.