2002-2003 Cadet Year
Documenting the Life of our Cadet Corps
May 6, 2003 - 98th Annual Cadet Inspection with Reviewing Officer Tony Fell ('59) follows a chapel service with remarks by Cadet Commanding Officer c/LCol Mitch Myers and a sermon by Cadet Adjutant c/Major Hugh Dowell.
May 3, 2003 - Headmaster's Parade.
April 27, 2003 - Church Parade held with great sunny day. Reviewing Officer was Lieutenant Colonel Tom Christiansen, US Army (Ret'd).
April 24, 2003 - Third Annual Cadets in Concert held.
April 11, 2003 - Thirteenth Annual Wellington Leadership Dinner and Lecture was held once again at the Royal Canadian Military Institute in Toronto. Lieutenant Colonel Tom Christiansen, US Army (Ret'd) was the guest speaker.
March 10-18, 2003 - Battlefield tour held during March Break. Four memorial services conducted at sites of Andrean burials and memorials. (See Major McCue's Tour Diary for more details.)
January 29, 2003 - Cadet Scuba Team departs for Turks and Caicos Islands for marine biology expedition. Three members of the team will be using this project to complete their Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award.
January 19, 2003 - Cadet Biathlon team heads to Sudbury to Central Ontario Area Biathlon Competition. Representing the 142nd was MCpl Simon Ruggier and MCpl Richard Oosthuizen. Both performed extremely well, with Richard coming in 4th place for Senior Boys and qualifying him for the Provincial Championships in February.
December 18, 2002 - Corps stands down for the year. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
December 12, 2002 -
Commanding Officer's Parade and Christmas promotions. A new tradition begins!
November 23, 2002 -
Kevin Shackleton, author, speaks to Silver/Gold on 58th
Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. In support of
the March break Battlefield Tour in 2003, Mr Shackleton briefed the cadets on
some of the major battles of World War One involving the 58th Battalion. A number of
Andreans were killed serving in this outfit.