The Regimental Memorial of The Royal Canadian Regiment

The Regimental Memorial of The Royal Canadian Regiment, located at Wolseley Barracks in London Ontario. Wolseley Barracks has been the home of the 1st and 2nd Battalions and the Regimental Depot. Wolseley Barracks remains the home of the 4th Battalion and the Regimental Museum.



The RCR Museum Capital Campaign
Provincial Donation Presented by Deb Matthews MPP - 12 May 2007

"Building for the Future"

On 12 May 2007, The RCR Museum "Building for the Future" Capital Campaign was presented with a generous gift from the province of Ontario Ministry of Culture.  On behalf of the Province and the Minister of Culture, London North Centre MPP Deb Matthews presented a cheque for $240,000 to BGen Phil Spencer (ret'd), the Chairman of the Museum Board.

Other distinguished guests in attendance included:

  • The Honourable - Chris Bentley; Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities;
  • The Honourable - Steve Peters; Minister of Labour;
  • London-Fanshawe - MPP Khalil Ramal;
  • Maj Oscar Lambert (ret'd) (Chairman of The RCR Association);
  • Claus Breede (Director/Curator The RCR Museum);
  • Gregory Treehuba (Director of Fund Development);
  • Sgt Abraham van Veen (ret'd) (President London, Home Station and District Branch of the RCR Association).

To see a larger image click on the picture.

All photos by Capt M.M. O'Leary, Regimental Adjutant


London North Centre MPP Deb Matthews speaks at The RCR Museum Heritage Day before presenting the Province's donation to The RCR Museum Capital Campaign.

BGen Phil Spencer (Chairman of the RCR Museum Board) accepts the Province's donation of $240,000 from London North Centre MPP Deb Matthews.

On behalf of The Royal Canadian Regiment, BGen Phil Spencer presents a miniature Regimental Colour to MPP Deb Matthews.



The RCR Museum Capital Campaign Provincial Donation Presented by Deb Matthews MPP 12 May 2007



The RCR Museum Capital Campaign Provincial Donation Presented by Deb Matthews MPP 12 May 2007




The RCR Museum Heritage Day, 12 May 2007






The RCR Museum Heritage Day, 12 May 2007