PPCLI celebrates 100th Anniversary

Kristine Jorgensen Photos

Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry celebrated their 100th Anniversary over the weekend. The four-day event included a PPCLI Parade at Edmonton Garrison Saturday as well as Military Heritage Day at the base Saturday. Below are some photos from the day.

The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, PC, CC, COM, CD, LLD, Colonel-in-Chief PPCLI waves to spectators after inspecting the troops.

PPCLI does their second march past during the parade.

The Old guard is marched off as PPCLI present arms.

Thirteen-year-old William Patterson of St. Albert tries some historical weaponry at one of the military displays.

A helicopter flies the Canadian flag past the parade grounds.

A soldier rappels down from a helicopter.

A Leopard tank fires as the Old Guard is marched off the parade grounds.

Members of the Sky Hawks perform at the commencement of the parade.

A soldier’s helmet rests on a post.

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