(c) 152nd Field Artillery Association, 2009
The 1970's
152nd Field Artillery Association
Charlie Battery en route to annual training, 1979. What's in the bag, Jerry?
In 1971 the battalion began a 35-year relationship with Canadian Forces Base Gagetown, conducting annual training there rather than at Camp Drum, New York, a two to three day road march away. Read the article about the political sensitivity at the time.
Charlie Battery marches in a Madawaska parade
Lieutenant Sandy Curran (middle)
Battalion Officers, 1976. Front: Therriault, Doody, Grass, Farley. Standing: Tinkham, Fields, Prior, Martin, Ward, Cassidy