Pre '68 Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps Cap & Collar Set (3)
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This is a rare and beautiful keepsake from the bygone era of this prestigious corps. These are an officer grade cap and collar set for the pre 1968 postwar era .The badges made of a bi-metal anodized brass. All lug type fasteners are original, complete, and are intact and functional. The cap badge has a tang type attachment also in good order.
The Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps (RCAMC) came into being officially on 29th of April 1936, and were made official after WW2 in 1948.
Originally the Militia Medical Service was established in 1899. The Militia Medical Service was re-designated as a Corps on 2 July, 1904; the regular component as "Permanent Active Militia Medical Corps" and the militia component as "Militia Army Medical Corps in 1904. Redesignated "Canadian Army Medical Corps" on 1 May, 1909, and was kown as such throughout WWI. It was re-designated "The Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps" on 3 November, 1919, by Royal order. The "Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps" name become official on 29 April, 1936. The two elements were finally united under one name on 22 March, 1948 as "The Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps".
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