Canada enters dangerous year-long peacekeeping mission in Mali, Conservatives still want House debate and vote
21497 Chris McKenna
On this day 100 years ago, Canadian troops led the First World War’s final charge
5105 J.L. Granatstein
MENER, C’EST APPRENDRE
17312 Jennie Carignan
Former RCAF pilots inducted into Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame
3528 Paul Manson / 2893 Bud White
Plan to outfit Canadian troops with U.S. uniforms a waste of $500M: top camouflage designer
14240 Pat Finn / 15696 Jon Vance / 19414 Jamie Speiser-Blanchet
Roto Zero Theatre Activation Team: First boots on the ground / Roto Zéro, équipe d’activation du théâtre : premiers arrivés sur le terrain
Submariners receive NATO medals
23613 Eric Isabelle
Intruder Beware! 21 Aerospace Control and Warning Squadron has New Commanding Officer
17608 Mark Roberts / 22417 Mark Lachapelle
CFB Trenton personnel rescue downed aircraft pilot
25191 Stephanie Pouliot
Canada almost deported Iranian midwife over imprecise translation of a female body part
Ali Ghanbarpour-Dizboni, associate professor at RMC
Longview contracts Cascade for Viking CL-415EAF conversion program
15998 Kevin Lemke
Changing of the helicopter guard: Cyclone ‘leaps ahead’ of Sea Kings
21041 Travis Chapman
Quebec’s Davie shipyard wins $610M contract to convert icebreakers for coast guard
16086 Spencer Fraser
5045 Ralph Awrey summoned to CMR in 1956
How many readers recall receiving one of these back in the day?
Incoming CO 19307 Captain(N) David Benoit (a former RMC Club President) speaking at the ceremony which was conducted on the Fleet Maintenance Facility CAPE BRETON (FMFCS) jetty with HMCS ST. JOHN’S in the background.
The sun was prominent and it was very warm during the 45-minute ceremony which was held this past Friday, 10 August.
A reception was held onboard the ship on the ship’s flight deck.
Canso Charity Golf Tournament
Once again, the Toronto Branch is supporting the CANSO memorial golf tournament honouring 6513 John Bart (65) – photo left and 7076 John Van Haastrecht (66) – photo right. The proceeds are divided evenly between the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and the RMC Foundation. Your enthusiastic support is solicited. You can play, sponsor a hole or sponsor skill competitions such as longest drive or closest to the pin or, be a lunch sponsor. All contributions are wholly or partially tax deductible. For full details, visit the Toronto Branch Web Site or Click HERE for Canso Charity Golf Tournament – Golf Tournament Registration
Thank you for your support.
7077 Paul Wehrle
Class of ’66
M0824 Rick Melanson: RMC Volunteer Extraordinaire – Calling it a Day
M0824 Rick Melanson UTPNCM graduate, has decided to retire from RMC at the end of August. The College will host a get-together on TUESDAY 21 August at the Senior Staff Mess, RMC Kingston, from 15:00 to 18:00 in his honour.
Rick will be leaving huge footprints from both his primary position and the number of volunteer projects he has supported with passion over a number of years.
There will be light refreshments and the bar will be open. [email protected]