Alumni in the News

22888 Dugald Thomson, RMC Class of 2004  – Hi-tech fix in the works to help RCN avoid marine mammals — https://bit.ly/3qJMST7 Engineers Help an Afghan Family Settle in Canada – https://cmea-agmc.ca/engineers-help-afghan-family-settle-canada James Christoff  MPA, RMC 2017, becomes High Commissioner in the Federal Republic of Nigeria – https://bit.ly/32npH84 17876 Daniel MacIsaac, RMC Class of 1991, Joins CFN Consultants as a New Associate – https://bit.ly/3AqItrK  

OUA Sport Returns

Courtesy of the OUA  Following the Government of Ontario’s announcement, Ontario University Athletics (OUA) is pleased to announce the corresponding updates as it pertains to OUA competition. In conjunction with announced timelines surrounding the gradual easing…

Keeping Tabs

17901 Hassan Qureshi – Partner at MNP 18850 Brian Lachine – Assistant Professor/Security Researcher 19280 Steven Thornton – Director General Digital Enterprise Management at Canadian Armed Forces | Forces armées canadiennes 14851 Gregory D. Burt –…

Meet the Branches

Meet the Branches – Chapitre Québec Président: 10404 Denis Faubert, CMR 1970-1975. Les autres membres de l’exécutif sont : Vice-président : 10838 Marc Grondin Trésorier : 13673 Daniel Pomerleau Secrétaire : 8277 Serge Gaudreau Administrateurs : M095 Clément Beaumont B0186 Richard Giguère 9875 Pierre LaPierre 15414 Catherine Paquet Carrière. Mon service dans les Forces armées canadiennes s’est limité aux quelque quatre années obligatoires. J’en ai passé une à la Station Radar de Holberg en C-B, deux au centre de Recherche et développement pour la défense Canada de Valcartier et une à la base d’aviation de Shearwater. J’ai joint le ministère de la Défense comme civil dans les centres…

Deaths

4243 Paul Robison, RRMC, Class of 1958 Loving husband to Donna Robison passed away suddenly at the age of 86 of a brain aneurysm. He is survived by his brother Michael, 3 daughters Cheryl Robison, Elisa Robison and Lisa Mah (Raymond). He was adored by his grandchildren, Tessa, Curtis and Avery. Paul was an Administrator at the U of A for many years and was a proud Veteran. He enjoyed history, reading, he walked daily and enjoyed all music. Paul will be missed by his many friends, family and the love of his life Donna. Salvation Army was Paul’s favorite charity. 2716 James Wilkin MBE, RIA, BMSc., RMC,…

They Proudly Served – Lt (N) Yuna Hur CMR/ RMC Class of 2013

Story originally published by Veterans Affairs: https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/people-and-stories/yuna-hur It was 2009. Yuna Hur thought that after high school, she would pursue her education in fashion management to become a fashion entrepreneur. She had even applied to study fashion management in the United States. Her life took an unexpected turn after joining her friends on a visit to the CAF Recruitment centre. “I’m not going to lie, I followed my friends and I saw the military as a résumé booster,” she says. As a first generation immigrant from South Korea with no family history of military service, Hur knew very little about what she wanted to do in the CAF….

The Class of 1979 Remembers – How’d He Get In There?

With Thanks to 12215 Dave “Farley” Mowat A lot of things were different back in the 70s when we were going to RMC, but even in the four years that we were there, things had already started to change.  On one weekend “away” trip to play hockey against McMaster University and Ryerson, we found out that McMaster was not only going to televise the game for the very first time, but they were even going to have student announcers to do the play-by-play.  More importantly, since we had no way of recording the game, we were also very glad to hear that they planned to delay the broadcast…

Keeping Tabs

17967 Jerry Dover – Vice President, Engineering & Automation at GoodLeaf Community Farms. Vertically Farmed, Straight Up Good. 25505 Geneviève Martel – Spécialiste des approvisionnements 22148 Patrick Hutcheson – Flight Test Instructor at National Test Pilot…

Major Burt Bridge turns 100

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…