2290 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps



Welcome to the unofficial website of the 2290 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps, British Columbia Regiment “101 Duke of Connaught’s Own Rifles”, serving as the main source of all information related to the Corps.  As you search these pages you will find current and historical information about us.

The BC Regiment has a long history of supporting cadets going back over 100 years to the 101 Vancouver High School Cadet Corps which is remembered in our name as the “101 Duke of Connaught’s Own Rifles”.  We are proud to be a member of the extended British Columbia Regiment family.  Having served the community for over 100 years, we are the oldest Army Cadet Corps in Vancouver BC and is currently the largest British Columbia Regiment Cadet Corps.

We parade each Thursday night between 6:00pm and 9:00 pm from September to June at the BCR Drill Hall located at 620 Beatty Street in downtown Vancouver. Those interested in joining cadets please email 2290armycadets@gmail.com for recruit orientation.