Article submitted by 8061 J. R. (Bob) Morton, Class of 1969
On 10 Jan 2022, Burt Bridge a former Food Services Officer at RMC reached the grand old age of 100 at The Windsor Retirement Residence in Amherstview, Ontario.
Burt completed 36 years of service in the RCA and RCASC including WWII experience from 1939 to 1945 in Halifax, England and Belgium. Twice he was stationed at RMC, first as an NCO from 1953 to 1956 at Yeo Hall and after commissioning as the Food Services Officer from 1963 to 1968. He finished his long career with service at Mobile Command, UN Middle East HQ and finally at NDHQ. Following retirement from the military, he worked as the Manager of the Queen’s University Faculty Club from 1976 to 1986 where he hosted many Ex Cadet Weekend functions.
Well known and respected by many ex Cadets as a true gentleman committed to Service Extraordinaire.