C&E Branch Mess Dinners Cancellation

May 21, 2020 | 0 comments

Dear C&E Family, We regret to inform you that the following Mess Dinners have been cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions: C&E NCR Mess Dinner; and ROSEN Mess Dinner. As of yet, future events such as the C&E Week Mess Dinners for officers and NCMs remain in the planning phase. The Branch Office will continue to […]

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Branch Leader Change-of-Appointment Ceremony

May 14, 2020 | 4 comments

Branch Leader Change-of-Appointment Ceremony National Defence Headquarters (NDHQ) On Tuesday, 12 May 2020, Major-General François Chagnon, OMM, MSM, CD, Late RCCS officially relinquished his appointment as C&E Branch Leader and transferred the position to Brigadier-General James Lambert, CD, Late RCCS. The small ceremony was attended by the Colonel Commandant: Brigadier-General Kevin O’Keefe (Retired); the Branch […]

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214 Sqn Teleconferences Bring Reserve Training Online

May 11, 2020 | 0 comments

“Parade nights and weekend training are cancelled for at least the next three weeks…” the e-mail read. “We are working on a plan to limit the impact that this measure will have on our soldiers…” That announcement came on March 14th from Major (Maj) Maxime Feuillat, Officer Commanding of 21 EW Regiment’s Reserve 214 Squadron, […]

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52nd Annual Memorial Service for the Fallen Paratroopers

May 8, 2020 | 1 comment

Today marks the 52nd anniversary of the Fallen Paratroopers tragedy. Let us take a moment of silence to remember our brothers at arms that lost their lives on that terrible evening. On 3 May 2020, 2 CMBG HQ & Sig Sqn (2 Sigs) held a small and video recorded ceremony to remember the seven gallant […]

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Virtual VE Day Ceremony May 8

May 8, 2020 | 0 comments

Dear C&E Family: I hope you’re all keeping well during these trying times. Although it is disappointing that we are not in the Netherlands as planned, there are still many ways we can safely commemorate this very important anniversary. Through the Veterans Affairs Canada social media channels, a virtual commemorative ceremony will be broadcast on […]

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Wear Red Friday for VE Day 75

May 1, 2020 | 1 comment

The Royal Canadian Legion is running an initiative to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Allied Victory in Europe. On May 8, the Royal Canadian Legion along with Canadians from coast to coast to coast will wear red in honour of the 1.1 Million Canadians who served in the Second World War. Post a photo […]

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