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Caption L-R: 15592 Pat Heffernan, Joel Sokolsky, 12342 Allen Stewart, 25701 OCDT Brandon Robert Pinkney, 14899 Col Stephen Saulnier, 9802 John Lesperance.

The MGen John Arthur Stewart Trophy is presented to the top military engineer (MOC 24 and 46) in his / her graduating year as selected by the Prizes and Awards Committee and approved by Faculty Council.

It is based on the 4 pillars of RMC competence. The 2013 winner  is 25701 OCDT Brandon Robert Pinkney.

The award was handed last week at the Cadet Mess to the recipient by Dr Al Stewart, the son of  3173 MGen Stewart, who was unable to attend due to health issues. Dr Stewart is a professor in the civil engineering department.

The trophy is sponsored by The Canadian Military Engineers Association (CMEA). Dignitaries included Dr Sokolsky, Principal of RMCC, Col Saulnier -Acting Cmdt, and Dr Heffernan- Head of the Civil Engineering Department at RMCC. John Lesperance, President, Canadian Military Engineers Association.

A number of other engineers from the area were also in attendance.


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