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Reunion Weekend 2019 Registration Issues

We are aware of the issues on the events page of the Club website and are working to have them resolved.

In the meantime, please direct any Reunion Weekend 2019 questions to Anna-Michelle Shewfelt.

(613) 541-6000, est. 6849 or Anna-Michelle.Shewfelt@rmc.ca

In This Issue 15

Table of Contents

1. Ex-Cadets and More in the News

2. RMC Men’s Rugby Banquet – REGISTER BEFORE MONDAY 22 APRIL 2019 

3. Save the Date: Legacy Dinner Registration & Reunion Weekend Info

4. 2019 RMC Sandhurst Team Puts in “Inspiring” Effort at West Point

5. Longtime Donor 6778 Jacques Gagnon Continues Support for Netherlands Liberation Endowment

6. 8408 Michael and Linda Darch Foundation Provides Gift to Class of 1970 Athletic Wall of Distinction

7. Appel à tous les diplômés! / Calling All Grads!

8. Lettres à la rédaction / Letters to the Editor

9. 3557 John Rutherford: “I have loved every job I have had”

10. Golden Oldies

11. Keeping Tabs

12. Les événements autour des Collèges / Happenings Around the Colleges

13. Dr. B Asks, “What are you reading?” (Last one of the semester!)

14. Quiet Leadership Behind the Scenes

15. Deaths | Décès

16. Tournoi de golf de la Fondation des Anciens du CMR / CMR Ex-Cadets Foundation Golf Tournament

17. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES (sponsored)  Nos offres d’emploi       

18. Archives – Here

2019 RMC Sandhurst Team Puts in “Inspiring” Effort at West Point

“Inspiring in every meaning of the word” Article by 28560 OCdt (II) Bennett Dickson This past weekend, the Royal Military College’s Sandhurst Team travelled down to the United States Military Academy, West Point for the 2019 Sandhurst Competition. The team consisted of 11 Officer Cadets who had to take on the long and grueling obstacle…

Longtime Donor 6778 Jacques Gagnon Continues Support for Netherlands Liberation Endowment

Above: The Class of 1966 6778 Jacques Gagnon Makes Generous Donation to H7076 John van Haastrecht Netherlands Liberation Endowment 6778 Jacques Gagnon, Secretary of the Class of 1966, has made another generous donation to the H7076 John van Haastrecht Netherlands Liberation Endowment. This Endowment, started by H7076 John van Haastrecht (a fellow classmate and friend…

8408 Michael and Linda Darch Foundation Provides Gift to Class of 1970 Athletics Wall of Distinction

On 10 April 8408 Michael and Linda Darch, through their private Foundation, provided a generous donation to the Class of 1970 Athletics Wall of Distinction. Michael has been a donor to the RMC Foundation for 13 years and is our newest member of our Cadet Wing Circle for Lifetime Giving. Thank you Michael and Linda…

3557 John Rutherford: “I have loved every job I have had”

Above: Members of the Class of 1956 with their spouses at a luncheon in 2017. “In a flash of an eye I responded ‘You interrupted mine too, Sir.’” Article by 25366 Anna-Michelle Shewfelt It was the uniform that attracted 3557 John Rutherford (RMC 1956) to military college. “They really attract the girls!” he joked. “I…

Keeping Tabs

14194 Yves Bourret – Retired – Manufacturing Engineering, NPI and Project Management in hign tech 14935 Jacqueline Doucette – Virtual Assistant, Home/Pet sitter Extraordinaire, Proofreader/Editor…Wearer of many hats! 22188 Larry Langlois – Military Prosecutor at the Canadian Military Prosecution Service 15599 James Bachynsky – Owner at Calgary Shooting Centre 16836 Natalie Brely – NSPA Logistic Operations Directorate 15022…

Les événements autour des Collèges / Happenings Around the Colleges

*** Les escadrons Richelieu et Tracy gagnent à nouveau *** SISIP/CANEX Supporting O/NCdts during Exam routine Article and Photos Courtesy of Ryan Thompson, RMC PSP Coordinator This past Friday, April 12th, members from your local SISIP Branch and CANEX Stores happily gave out Ice Cream treats to O/NCdts as they finished their exams.  Although the…

Dr. B Asks, “What are you reading?” (Last one of the semester!)

Field Guides: Reading with the Environmental Sciences Group Article by Dr. Erika Behrisch Elce One of the (many) pleasures of bunking in the Swing Space while our beloved Massey Building is renovated has been making new friends: I’ve been delighted to meet some members of RMC’s Environmental Sciences Group, a team of dedicated scientists and…