GREAT TORONTO GUNNERS
Serving The Guns and their Community
Politicians, business leaders, the arts and sport; Toronto Artillery Officers have been “twice the citizen” since the founding of Toronto. Scroll down to read about some individuals who served The Guns and called Toronto home.
Sir Major Edmund Wyly Grier (1862 – 1957)
Renown portrait artist and Militia Battery Commander.
Colonel Charles D’Arcy Kingsmill, OBE ED (1914 – 1998)
Optical Surgery Pioneer, Lawyer, Militia Artillery Officer and Decorated War Veteran
Major-General A. Bruce Matthews CBE DSO ED, CD (1909-1991)
Businessman, Militia Artillery Officer and Decorated War Commander.
The Right Honorable, Second-Lieutenant Daniel Roland Michener PC CC CMM OOnt CD QC (1900 –1991)
Governor General of Canada, Politician, Lawyer, Champion of Literacy and 15 Battery Subaltern.
Major C.F. (Conn) Smythe OC, MC (1895-1980)
Hockey Hall of Fame Inductee, Philanthropist, Militia Artillery Officer and Decorated War Hero.