Type of entity
Authorized form of name
14th Canadian Hussars
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
- 8th (Reserve) Reconnaissance Battalion (14th Canadian Hussars)
- 8th (Reserve) Reconnaissance Regiment (14th Canadian Hussars)
- 8 Recce
- VIII Recce
- 8 Canadian Recce
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Dates of existence
The Regiment was designated the 14th Canadian Hussars on August 1,1940. The regiment was mobilized on January 26, 1941 and converted to an armoured regiment with a re-designation to the 8th (Reserve) Reconnaissance Battalion (14th Canadian Hussars) in April of that year. On May 19, 1958 the regiment reverted to the 14th Canadian Hussars before being disbanded on March 1, 1965 and placed on the Supplementary Order of Battle.
1965/03/01 - Regiment has been disbanded on and placed on the Supplementary Order of Battle.
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Category of the relationship
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Description of relationship
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Authority record identifier
Swift Current Museum
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Dates of creation, revision and deletion
2017/08/28 - Creation
2020/11/07 - Last Revision
Created by William Shepherd (Collections Officer, Swift Current Museum).
Maintenance is the responsibility of the Collections Officer, Swift Current Museum.