Ansell Club

The Ansell Club is an integral part of The Essex and Kent Scottish Regiment Association.

The Ansell Club is the name adopted by the Associate Members (i.e. non-serving members) of the Combined Officers' and Warrant Officers & Sergeants' Mess of the Colonel E.M. Ansell, OBE, MC, VD Armoury in Chatham.


The Ansell Club is organized:

  1. to support the serving Officers, Warrant Officers and Sergeants of the Mess
  2. to support the Chatham garrison.
  3. to support the Commanding Officer and The Regiment.
  4. to foster comradeship among past members of the Regiment and the Canadian Forces.


The following Executive was elected by the membership for a two-year term to March 2021:

  • President Blake Harding
  • Vice-President Doug Pfeifer
  • Treasurer Blake Harding
  • Secretary Keith Faubert
  • Membership Joe Barrette


For more information about membership in the Ansell Club, annual dues and activities contact:

By Mail

The Ansell Club
Major T.E Steele, MC Offrs, WO, and Sgts' Mess
Ansell Armoury
280 Bloomfield Road

Chatham, ON N7M 0R4

By Email or Telephone

Blake Harding 519-352-1287 or cell 519-365-3716