Commandants of the three military colleges, 1960, left to right: Captain JAT Marcel Jette, College Militaire Royale; Brigadier WAB Anderson, Royal Military College; Group Captain AF Avant, Royal Roads Military College.
Military cadets who passed all their exams went on a week-long camping trip at the end of their academic year. This trip, known as "Operation Northbound" was held at Portland Island, just off Sidney in British Columbia.
Recruits are being marched in September 1960. Front row, Dave Robb, now LCol retired, David Axis? Raais?, Navy Captain retired; Mike Miller - pursued a civilian career, is on board of Royal Roads University; Cadet Wing Commander Scott Clements (Lt Gen retired) is standing in front of other cadet officers.
Cadet Flight Leader EE "Ted" Daves addressing recruits assigned to Cartier Flight, Sunday in September, 1960. First three in front row from left: Brian Ailey - now retired as a CP air pilot; Paul Bruyea - left college after a couple of months; James Bradbury (donor of image); just visible at left behind Ailey is Rob Boadway - a Rhodes Scholar and Dean of Economics at Queen's University.