Master-Corporal Cowling Wins the “Soldier Trophy”

MCpl Kevin Cowling receiving the Soldier Trophy from the CO, LCol John Shone. Photo credit: MCpl Laurent Ene

Westmount, Quebec – 10 May 2019: THE SOLDIER TROPHY (MOST IMPROVED SOLDIER) award is given to the most deserving soldier who made great improvements in attendance, fitness, professional competence, dress, drill, and discipline.  The Regiment’s Commanding Officer, Lieutenant-Colonel Shone, and the Regimental Sergeant-Major, Master Warrant Officer Leroux, were pleased to announce at the Regiment’s battalion review parade held on 05 May 2019 that Master-Corporal Kevin Cowling had earned the Soldier Trophy for the 2018-19 training year.

The trophy was donated to the RMR in the early 1990’s by the members of the Regular Forces Support Staff (RSS): Captain Matthew McDonald of the PPCLI, and Warrant Officer Gaudreau of the R22eR.

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