10th Queen's Own
Queen's Own Canadian Hussars was a regiment of cavalry
formed in the Canadian Army as part of the Militia.
- 13 Nov 1856: The
Queen's Own Canadian Hussars created at Quebec City,
- Jan 1903: Redesignated
10th Queen's Own Canadian Hussars.
- 15 Aug 1913: Disbanded.
- 1 Aug 1928: 10th
Queen's Own Canadian Hussars reformed at Quebec
- 1 Feb 1936: Disbanded.1
Queen's Own Canadian Hussars
Quebec City, PQ
Raised: 13 November 1856
Disbanded: 15 August 1913
Reformed: 1 August 1928
Disbanded: 1 February 1936
At the time of its creation, the regiment was the only cavalry
regiment in Quebec, and was in fact the only cavalry regiment in
Quebec prior to 1880.
In the period 1900-1920, the regiment
served in Military District No. 5, Division #5, as a part of the 4th
The Regiments and Corps of the Canadian Army (Queen's
Printer, Ottawa, ON, 1964)
Hampson, William C. A Catalogue of Twentieth-Century
Canadian Military and Metal Shoulder Titles 1900 to 1999 Part
II: Royal Canadian Armoured Corps (William C. Hampson
Publishing, Calgary, AB, 1999) ISBN 0-9685714-1-7 p.24 Hampson
lists an earlier disbandment in January 1903 in addition to the
15 August 1913 and 1 February 1936 disbandments.