Our 2016 Convention was a Success!
Thanks to all who attended, the vendors, exhibitors and the staff of the Holiday Inn.
2016 CSMMI Convention Summary
Summary of the 2016 CSMMI Convention
CSMMI ANNUAL 2-DAY SHOW
Venue: Burlington Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Centre, 3063 South Service Road, Burlington, ON Friday June 17 & Saturday June 18, 2016
Another successful event. Bourse featured 36 dealers on 79 tables. Members exhibits on 6 display tables.
Special attraction: Jeffrey Hoare Military Auction generated a large turnout
2016 CSMMI ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
ELECTION OF OFFICERS (2016 – 2017)
President – Bryan Patterson (#953)
Secretary – Bill Alexander (#721)
Treasurer – Fred Tripp (#L464)
Harvey Mitchell Award Fred Tripp (#L464)
Silver Medal Andy Traverse (#1655)
Gold Badge of Honour
Bernard J. Keegan (#585)
Ken Keegan (#1603)
Colin Langridge ( (posthumous award) presented to his daughter Ann Langridge
Honourary Member Cathy Tripp (#H001)
The CSMMI’s 1st honourary membership
1st place – Andy Traverse (#1655),
The Mahdist War (British Colonial War in late 19th Century Africa)
2nd place – Robert J. Haggerty (#1370)
The 160th and 169th Battalion and 109th Regiment
3rd place – Lt. Col (ret.) Bernard Nehring (#810)
O.T.C. – Officers’ Training Corps (Great Britain) and C.O.T.C. - Canadian Officers’ Training Corps
C.S.M.M.I. Annual Two-Day Show
Friday, June 17, 2016 (12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Saturday, June 18, 2016 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Holiday Inn - Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre
3063 South Service Road, Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Featuring 36 dealers on 80+ tables, informative displays
annual general meeting, networking, advice
This year the annual convention featured a show of 36 dealers on 80+ tables from across Canada and the United States. Vendors selling and trading Canadian & Foreign militaria. Items include orders, decorations & medals, metal and cloth badges, buttons, insignia, books, uniforms, helmets, historical items, war relics, swords, daggers, bayonets, field equipment, prints, trench art, military toys and toy soldiers, and more.
Militaria identification and evaluation section was available to the public. A chance to identify those military objects you have had around the house for years.
General Admission $10.00 CSMMI Members $8.00
Children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult Free Parking