Sunday 11 December:
NB: NO FIFE and DRUM practice
1200-1300: Competition Team Training
1300-1600: Regular cadet training
Parents are asked to arrive at 3:45 pm for announcements and pick-up.
On this Day: 11 December 1950
1941 – December 11 – World War II – Battle of Hong Kong – D Company of the Winnipeg Grenadiers dispatched to the mainland to strengthen the Gin Drinkers’ Line against the Japanese invaders; sees some action, thus becoming the First Canadian Army unit to fight in the Far East; at midday, General Maltby orders the mainland troops to withdraw to the island; the Winnipeg Grenadiers cover the Royal Scots’ withdrawal down the Kowloon Peninsula. Hong Kong, China