Next Branch Meeting - May 2, 2019

April 5, 2019  • 

The next meeting of the Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch will take place on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 1915 at HMCS Chippawa. We hope to see you all there; and a reminder that new Branch members are always welcome.

Cornwell Branch AGM - June 13, 2019

April 5, 2019  • 

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch will take place on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 1900 at a to be determined location. We hope to see all Branch members at this last meeting of the Cadet year.

Three Cornwell Branch Members Receive their Life Memberships

September 13, 2017  • 

Three members of the Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch received their life membership for 25 or more years of service to the Navy League of Canada. Lt(N) Kevin Daeninck, Lt(N) Lorne Palmquist and Lt(N) Susan Chadwick, all serving member of our Corps, RCSCC John Travers Cornwell VC, received their Life Memberships at a ceremony at The Navy League of Canada Manitoba Division’s annual awards banquet.

Other Cornwell Branch members receiving awards on that night include: LCdr George Bruce for 40 years of service, LCol (Retd) Rick Hunt for 30 years of service and Mr. Norman Sparks and Mr. John Jamieson for 20 years of service. Lt(N) Kevin Daeninck, Lt(N) Amanda Norquay, Sgt (Retd) Janine Brémault Bamford, Ms. Cecile Howells and CPO2 Andrew Puttenham all received an Award of Appreciation and a Sea Cadet Centennial Challenge Coin for their exceptional work on the Sea Cadet Centennial Celebration in June.

See the pictures and full story on the Manitoba Division website.

Cornwell at the Gun Display Case

September 7, 2017  • 

On Thursday, September 7, 2017, the Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch and the JTCVC Alumni unveiled a permanent display for the Cornwell at his Gun print and formally presented it to the Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps John Travers Cornwell VC. Making the presentation on behalf of the Branch was Branch President Don Bullee and on behalf of the JTCVC Alumni was Alumni Chair John Jamieson. Receiving the presentation on behalf of the Corps was the Corps Commanding Officer Lt(N) Kevin Daeninck and Corps Coxswain CPO1 Riley Howells.

Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch AGM

June 1, 2017  • 

The Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch of The Navy League of Canada held their Annual General Meeting aboard HMCS Chippawa on Thursday, June 1, 2017. It was also the twentieth anniversary of the formation of the Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch, so several of the original founding members were in attendance.

JTCVC Annual Ceremonial Review

May 18, 2017  • 

Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps John Travers Cornwell VC held their Annual Ceremonial Review on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Reviewing Officer, LCdr. W.P. Stiff, inspected the Guard, Band and the four divisions of the Ship’s Company. LCdr. Stiff was accompanied by Corps Commanding Officer, Lt(N) K. Daeninck, Corps Coxswain, CPO1 R. Howells and Navy League of Canada Division President, B. Hawkeye and Branch President, L. Schenkeveld.

New JTCVC Corps Badge Painting

May 4, 2017  • 

Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps John Travers Cornwell VC unveiled a new painting of their corps badge at Ceremonial Divisions on Thursday. The Alumni, represented by Larry Schenkeveld, Cornwell (Winnipeg) Branch President, and Andy Huhn, artist, formally presented the painting to the Corps. The commanding officer, Lt(N) Kevin Daeninck, and the coxswain, CPO1 Riley Howells, accepted the painting on behalf of the Corps.