Volume 3, Part 2: Infantry Regiments

THE YUKON REGIMENT

The Yukon Regiment Badge

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BADGE

Description

On a maple leaf Gules the Crest of the Yukon Territory (On a wreath Or and Gules, a husky dog standing on a mount of snow proper) all above a scroll Argent inscribed THE YUKON REGIMENT in letters Sable.

Symbolism

The badge combines the red maple leaf of Canada, with a widely known official emblem of the Territory.

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MOTTO

None

MARCH

"Regimental March of the Yukon Regiment"

BATTLE HONOURS

None

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LINEAGE

This Reserve Force regiment originated in Whitehorse, Yukon on 19 March 1962, when 'The Yukon Regiment' was authorized to be formed.1 It was reduced to nil strength and transferred to the Supplementary Order of Battle on 15 June 1968.2

Perpetuations

None

Headquarters Location

Whitehorse, Yukon

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OPERATIONAL HISTORY

None

REGIMENTAL COLOUR

No regimental Colour produced.

CAMP FLAG

No camp flag authorized.


1. CAO 110-3, Pt 'B', Supp Issue No. 721/62.

2. CFOO 68/23.

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