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Nov 13, 2021 | 0 comments

Featured Image: Capt Adams receiving CDS Commendation from A/CDS Gen Wayne Eyre. The MND and A/CDS visited this week and we used this as an opportunity to have the CDS present a few CDS Commendations as well as a CWO Scroll. Capt Adams and PO2 Crockett were awarded their commendations due to the response efforts […]

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OP JIMMY SANTA 2021

Nov 9, 2021 | 1 comment

We’re at it again. The C&E Association, this year in partnership with the C&E Museum has assembled a dedicated band of Santa’s helpers (thanks to CFSCE) to pack up and send a small package of Branch logo swag to each deployed member. It is a small gesture, but a gesture designed to tell members deployed […]

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Veterans Affairs Update November 2021

Nov 8, 2021 | 0 comments

In this edition: Veterans’ Week 2021: Service, Courage and Sacrifice Remember Indigenous Veterans Day 100 years of the Remembrance Poppy in Canada Veteran Success Story: Captain Judy Harper blazes new trails 65 years of Peacekeeping Deadline approaches to claim in sexual misconduct class action Adapting and improving for Veterans during COVID-19 Resources for homeless Veterans […]

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HCLOS Course Graduation

Nov 5, 2021 | 0 comments

Featured Image: Staff and students of HCLOS course serial 0086 Photo Credit: MCpl Pritchard In autumn of 2021, the Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre (CMTC) in Wainwright ran a successful High Capacity Line of Sight (HCLOS) course, serial 0086, with personnel attending from local units, including: CMTC, 41 Signals Regiment, 3rd Canadian Division Support Group Signal […]

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Last Message from Col Cmdt BGen (Ret) O’Keefe

Oct 30, 2021 | 7 comments

TO OUR C&E BRANCH MEMBERS – SERVING AND RETIRED LATE LAST MONTH ON 28 OCT DURING C&E WEEK I HANDED OVER MY COL CMDT DUTIES TO BGEN (RETIRED) JOSEE ROBIDOUX, OMM,CD. WHAT FOLLOWS IS A FEW MOMENTS OF REFLECTION ON THE PAST THREE YEARS AND LONGER. IT WAS IN SEP 1971 THAT I FIRST PUT […]

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Colonel Commandant: Change-of-Appointment Ceremony

Oct 30, 2021 | 1 comment

On 28 October 2021, C&E Family witnessed Change of Appointment Ceremony from BGen (Ret’d) Kevin O’Keefe, OMM, CD to BGen (Ret’d) Josée Robidoux, OMM, CD. The ceremony was televised via MS Teams and was attended by outgoing Colonel Commandant: Brigadier-General Kevin O’Keefe (Retired); incoming Colonel Commandant: Brigadier-General Josée Robidoux (Retired); the Branch Leader: Brigadier-General James […]

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