As a long semi-isolated deployment comes to an end, soldiers of the enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group (BG) Latvia have found a number of novel ways to pass the time.
In the fall of 2019 we found out six Strathconas would be deploying on Operation REASSURANCE, roto 20-01 in January 2020.
Although we have not been able to conduct any large scale parades we have still ensured that our soldiers have been promoted or received the appropriate recognition for their performance.
As May draws to a close the members of enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Latvia have started to switch gears and look forward to some much needed rest and relaxation, as they start to look forward to redeployment.
Canadian Pacific (CP) and the Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians) [LdSH(RC)] had an exceptionally difficult task selecting this year’s recipients for the CP & Strathcona Student Scholarship.
April has been a great month for the members of eFP BG LVA. The previous month had been exciting, but with the arrival of COVID-19 personnel got confined to base and the calendar cleared up.
Members of the Enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group had a hell of a third month. As I write this article, history is being made across the globe in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 2019 Edition of the Strathconian is only available for online viewing at this time, due to COVID 19. Distribution of hard copies is delayed until it is safe to do so.
In the cold month of February, Task Force WAR PIGS as the Enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Battle Group (BG) capitalizes on each day, forging a multinational war machine.
The early days of February marked the one month anniversary of the Strathcona led eFP Battlegroup(BG) in Latvia.
The purpose of the Regimental Manual is to record the customs and traditions of the Regiment with a view to providing a source of corporate memory for Strathconas of all generations: serving, retired and future.
The Spring/Fall 2019 Edition of the Regimental Society Newsletter is ready for viewing!
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