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Art Johnson
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posted 30 June 2021 22:52     Profile for Art Johnson   Email Art Johnson     Send New Private Message     Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Royals, Aaarg, it's Royal Canadians. If RSM George Fuller ever reads your posting he will be coming through the tube right after you. As he explained in the Connecting File once the Royals are the Royal Regiment of Canada while we are The Royal Canadians and don't you bloody well forget it.
Posts: 19 | From: Scarborough ON Canada | Registered: Jun 2000
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posted 30 June 2021 23:34     Profile for the patriot   Email the patriot     Send New Private Message     Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Thank you for the clarification. Most appreciated!!! Nope, wouldn't want the RSM on my case at all!!!!!!!!

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posted 01 July 2021 01:10     Profile for madorosh   Author's Homepage   Email madorosh     Send New Private Message     Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote
Could have been worse, Art.

He could have called them "Princess Pats" ;-)

I knew a guy who did a tour with the RCR overseas and I distinctly remember him saying he did his tour with "the Royals". I naturally assumed he meant the bunch from Toronto, too.

Guess standards have slipped a bit in the last few years...of course, he was a militia augmentee whose real loyalty was to the highland regiment he came from!

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