We are pleased to announce that 2947 “39 Service Battalion” RCACC (Royal Canadian Electrical Mechanical Engineers), was awarded the Roy Rigby Jones Cup for the best Army Cadet Corps in British Columbia.
The presentation was made on October 21, 2018 at the Pillars Conference in Chilliwack, BC.
Several factors were considered in the nomination of the award, such as overall unit growth, community engagement, training excellence, and sound financial planning, reporting, and stability.
This is the second time the Corps has been named the Best in BC, with the last award being made to 2947 in 2016.
2947 RCACC would like to sincerely thank its partners, sponsors, and supporters; the Army Cadet League of Canada (BC Branch), the Regional Cadet Support Unit (Pacific), 39 Service Battalion and the 39 Service Battalion Regimental Council, the Corps of Royal Canadian Electrical Mechanical Engineers, the RCEME Corps Fund, the City of Richmond, parents, cadets, and all other stakeholders who helped achieve this honour.