A 1941 Tragedy at Sea – A New Book Of Historical Interest

Dec 28, 2019 | 0 comments

On 11 November 2019 (Remembrance Day), author and retired naval officer William Dziadyk published his historical non-fiction book “S.S. Nerissa, the Final Crossing: The Amazing True Story of the Loss of a Canadian Troopship in the North Atlantic”.  The embarked troops included five members of the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals.  Three of the Signallers perished […]

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CFJSR Members awarded Command and CDS Commendations

Dec 13, 2019 | 0 comments

Corporal J.R.D. Handley, 3 Squadron: Awarded the Commander CJOC Commendation Corporal Handley deployed to Qayyarah-West, Iraq from February to May 2019 as part of Canada’s contribution to the multinational effort to defeat Daesh. As the Acting Commander of the Communication Information system Detachment, his performance was stellar. He assumed responsibility for all theatre communication equipment […]

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Retirement – MWO Herb Postill, CD, RCCS (Retired) – Kit Shop Manager

Dec 12, 2019 | 6 comments

C&E Branch Family: Herb Postill – our very own Kit Shop Manager who haunted the halls of the C&E Museum for over a decade – is retiring for a second and final time. Herb, a retired Master Warrant Officer, started his career as a Gunner from 1975 to 1981. He re-mustered to Lineman where he […]

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TD Hosts Deserving Soldiers At NHL Game

Dec 10, 2019 | 0 comments

Mr. Luc Naud, TD Insurance (Centre), is pictured at the recent game between Ottawa Senators and Boston Bruins at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa.  Pte Laurie Savard (left) and Tpr Mitch Stathum (right) from 33 Signal Regiment in Ottawa are enjoying the game. TD provides members of the C&E Association with preferred rates for […]

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Colonel Alexander Tupper, CD, RCAF – Funeral Arrangements

Dec 9, 2019 | 1 comment

It with great sadness that we announce the loss of Colonel Alex Tupper, former Director of Aerospace Equipment Program Management (Radars & Communications Systems) and Acting Chief of Staff. Colonel Tupper passed away Tuesday afternoon (03 December 2019) with his wife Rachel, daughter Esther, and his son Justin at his side. Please see below for […]

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Celebration of Life – Sgt Allan Edwin Stapleton, CD, RCCS (Retired), WII Veteran

Dec 3, 2019 | 0 comments

A Celebration of Life will be held for Allan Stapleton on 4 January 2020. He would have turned 100 years old the following day. It will take place at Ashbridges Bay Yacht Club (30 Ashbridges Bay Prk Rd, Toronto, ON)  in east end Toronto where Al was a Life Member. This will be a non-religious […]

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