Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Artillery (6) Québec, Saint Hubert, Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Jérôme, Sainte-Thérèse and Sutton

Artillery in Québec

Saint Hubert, Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Jérôme, Sainte-Thérèse and Sutton

Data current to 14 July 2019.

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

Une traduction au français pour l'information technique présente serait grandement apprécié. Vos corrections, changements et suggestions sont les bienvenus, et peuvent être envoyés au hskaarup@rogers.com

Canadian field batteries were combined to form the Royal CanadiaField Artillery (RCFA), which in 1905 became the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery (RCHA).  The garrison companies would become the Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery (RCGA).

Les batteries de campagne seront amalgamées plus tard au sein de la Royal Canadian Field Artillery (RCFA) qui, en 1905, deviendra la Royal Canadian Horse Artillery (RCHA): pour leur part, les compagnies de garnison donneront la Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery (RCGA).

Quebec

Saint-Hubert

155-mm C1 (M1A2) Medium Howitzer on M1A2 Carriage, aka M114, manufactured at Sorel Industries Limited in Quebec, Queen Elizabeth II cypher.  Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 159, 4040 Montee St Hubert.

Saint-Hyacinthe

 (Author Photos)

4.2-inch M-30 Mortar on M24 Mount, located beside the war memorial.  Ce trouve à côté d'un monument commémorant la première et la deuxième guerre mondiale ainsi que la guerre de Corée.

Saint-Jérôme

 (Streetview Photo)

German First World War 7.7-cm Feldkanone 96 neuer Art (7.7-cm FK 96 n.A.), (Serial Nr.  3743), no data.  This gun was likely captured ca 1918 by a Battalion within an Infantry Brigade of a Canadian Division in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) in France.  No. 1 in front of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 190, 940 Rue du Souvenir. 

17-pounder QF Towed Anti-Tank Gun, No. 2 in front of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 190, 940 Rue du Souvenir.

Sainte-Thérèse

 (poildecarot Photo)

40-mm Bofors Light Anti-Aircraft Gun mounted on a wheeled carriage), No. 1 of 2 flanking the cenotaph at place du Souvenir at the corner of Rue Saint-Charles and Rue Saint-Louis.

 (poildecarot Photo)

40-mm Bofors Light Anti-Aircraft Gun mounted on a wheeled carriage), No. 2 of 2 flanking the cenotaph at place du Souvenir at the corner of Rue Saint-Charles and Rue Saint-Louis.

155-mm M109 Self-propelled Howitzer, (Reg. No. unknown), 1 rue Lamarque.

Sutton

 (Terry Honour Photo)

17-pounder QF Towed Anti-Tank Gun, No. 1 of 2, flanking the cenotaph on Maple Street and Hwy 139.

 (Terry Honour Photos)

17-pounder QF Towed Anti-Tank Gun, No. 2 of 2, flanking the cenotaph on Maple Street and Hwy 139.