1. MASTER WARRANT OFFICER TIM BROWN WILL RETIRE ON 15 MAR 2020 AFTER MORE THAN 27 YEARS OF LOYAL AND DEDICATED SERVICE TO THE CAF, ROYAL CANADIAN CORPS OF SIGNALS AND THE SUPERIOR TRADE, THE LINE TRADE.

2. MWO BROWN JOINED THE CAF IN JUNE 1992 AS A RESERVIST AT 722 COMM SQN, SAINT JOHN N.B. AFTER 5 YEARS OF A COMBINATION OF CLASS A AND B CONTRACTS, HE TRANSFERRED TO THE REG FORCE IN AUG 97 AND WAS POSTED TO CFJSR, 1 LINE SQN, KINGSTON. IN 2003 HE WAS PROMOTED TO MCPL. AFTER 8 YEARS OF LIVING THE LIFE OF A ROCK STAR, TRAVELLING THE GLOBE, HE WAS POSTED TO 3 ASG SIGS, GAGETOWN IN 2005. IN 2008, MWO BROWN WAS PROMOTED TO SGT AND POSTED BACK TO 1 LINE SQN AS A CREW FOREMAN. IN 2012 HE WAS PROMOTED TO WO AND POSTED TO 4 WTIS AS THE LCS OF 4 WING COLD LAKE. AFTER COMPLETING HIS 4 YEAR SENTENCE IN COLD LAKE, HE WAS LET OUT ON RELATIVELY GOOD BEHAVIOUR. IN 2016, MWO BROWN WAS PROMOTED TO HIS CURRENT RANK AND POSTED TO 1 CMBG HQ AND SIGS AS THE BDE LCS.

3. MWO BROWN HAS COMPLETED OVERSEAS TAVS TO SARAJEVO 1999 AND 2000, ERITREA AND TAMPA BAY IN 2001, AND AFGHANISTAN IN 2002. HE COMPLETED OVERSEAS TOURS TO GOLAN HEIGHTS IN 2000-2001, SARAJEVO IN 2003 -2004, AFGHANISTAN IN 2007 AND KUWAIT IN 2018.

4. MWO BROWN WILL RETIRE IN THE EDMONTON, AB AREA WITH HIS WIFE DONNA. HE WILL BE TAKING A POSITION AS A CONTRACTOR AT THE RIVERBEND AND CARDIFF TOWER SITES.

5. A DWD / RETIREMENT FUNCTION WILL BE HELD AT 1230 HRS ON 28 FEB 20 AT THE GREAT CANADIAN BREWHOUSE,101 ST. ALBERT TRAIL #50, ST. ALBERT, AB. PLEASE RSVP TO WO LESPERANCE IF YOU WILL BE ATTENDING.

6. TO PROVIDE CONGRATULATORY MESSAGES, BEST WISHES, OR CAREER ANECDOTES, PLEASE CONTACT WARRANT OFFICER CHRIS LESPERANCE, AT 780-973-4011 EXT 3345, CHRISTOPHER.LESPERANCE@FORCES.GC.CA.