Downtown Heritage Sites Gallery
A20 Army CampLocated at the edge of town
A20 Army Camp, ca. 1941. Red Deer Archives, P1441.
By 1943 the population of Red Deer had doubled because of an influx of soldiers and workers for the new army A-20 Camp at the edge of town.
At any one time over 500 recruits received trades training for the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps.