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Old 06-07-15, 14:31
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Default WW2 Canadian Recce Units - usage of Daimler Heavy Armoured Car

Hi all,

I am hoping someone out there can help, particularly in Canada.

last year in Normandy at the Canadian Cemetery, I was talking to two Canadian Recce Veterans about their usage of the Daimler Heavy Armoured Car.

It transpired that they were trying to find one to use as a Regimental Gate Guardian in Canada, but were having no luck in finding one.

I may well be able to point them in the right direction of one now, but I cant for the life of me remember which unit, or for that matter , how to contact them.

Could anyone who might have an idea let me know.

Many thanks,

Andy
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Old 06-07-15, 21:46
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There were only two Recce Regiments that served in Normandy that later used the Daimler Armoured Car.

7th Recce Regt (17th Duke of York Royal Canadian Hussars)
http://rch.ca/en/

8th Recce Regt (14th Canadian Hussars)
http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-...i/14CH-eng.asp
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