Provost Marshal's Conference
Ottawa - 1961
Group photo of the Provost Marshals's conference- 1961.
The above photo was taken at the former Canadian Provost Corps Headquarters Building in Ottawa during an annual Provost Marshals' Conference held in early 1961 when Colonel Al Brady was the PM Army. Then, Capt Jack Dunn (retired LCol) advises that himself and two other officers, Capt Roger and Waterton, attended the PM's Conference as the Commanders of three newly formed Provost Platoons.

(Left to right) front row: Major Hugh Kelly, LCol John Dowsett, Major Jim Walsh (?), LCol JJ (Jack) Platt, Col Al Brady (Canadian Army Provost Marshal), LCol AJ (Anthony) Scotti, LCol AR (Andy) Ritchie, Major RI (Bob) Luker, Major Ernie Amirault and Major CC Anderson. Rear row: Captain JR (Jock) Roger, Captain Jim Waterton , Capt GA Kyle, Captain J W Jacques, and Captain Jack Dunn.

Some of the officers in the photo may be mis-identified as it has been in excess of 45 years since the photo was taken and memorys have faded over this time. Click here to email the WebMaster. if you recognize anyone in the above photo or can add any further details to the caption.

(Photo provided by Mr David Platt, son of the late LCol JJ (Jack) Platt former Commandant of the Canadian Provost Corps School, both at Camp Borden and Camp Shilo in the early 50's.)

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