Kandahar Cenotaph Rededication

Aug 29, 2019 | 1 comment

Last weekend I had the privilege of attending the Kandahar Cenotaph rededication ceremony at the NDHQ Carling Campus in Ottawa honouring 158 fallen soldiers. For veterans, serving members, and families, our time in Afghanistan holds a significant importance in our lives. Certain moments will always be ingrained in our memories … good or bad. The […]

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Obituary Notice – Colonel Peter H. Sutton, CD, Late RCCS (Retired)

Aug 24, 2019 | 0 comments

Colonel (Ret’d) Peter Hutingford Sutton, CD (15 December 1932 – 24 August 2019) Loving husband, devoted father and grandfather, Colonel Peter Sutton passed away 24 August 2019 in Kingston, Ontario, aged 86 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Audrey (nee Doerr), daughters Karen Sutton (Peter Heidinger) and Ann Hollett (Edward), […]

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The Late LCol Ed Drake (Ret’d), RCCS inducted into NSA Cryptologic “Hall of Honor”

Aug 15, 2019 | 0 comments

LCol Ed Drake (Ret’d), RCCS officer drove the Canadian military SIGINT program throughout the Second World War. At war’s end, LCol Drake was appointed to head the Canadian Government’s newly established and highly secretive Communications Branch of the National Research Council (CBNRC), predecessor to today’s Communications Security Establishment (CSE). Ed Drake led the CBNRC throughout […]

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VIDEO: Dieppe Raiders, D-Day Dodgers, and D-Day Fighters

Aug 12, 2019 | 0 comments

A friend of BGen (Retired) Pep Fraser, Ted Ryczko has developed a video to commemorate and celebrate the courageous soldiers who stormed the D-Day beaches and fought through Normandy.  He has included in the video a tribute to our own HCol David Hart, MMM,CD who served so courageously and heroically during the Dieppe Raid in […]

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