1. SERGEANT BRAD FRASER WILL BE RETIRING FROM THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES ON 26 JUNE 2020, AFTER 17+ YEARS OF LOYAL AND DEDICATED SERVICE.

2. SGT FRASER JOINED THE CAF ON 6 MAY 2003 AT CFRC DET HALIFAX, AND SHORTLY AFTER, HE ATTENDED BOOT CAMP AT CFLRS SAINT JEAN, QUÉBEC. HE WAS THEN POSTED TO CFB BORDEN IN JULY 2003 TO THE POST RECRUIT EDUCATION AND TRAINING CENTER (PRETC) BORDEN, ONTARIO. IN JANUARY 2004 HE ATTENDED HIS SIG OP APPRENTICE TRAINING AT CFSCE, CFB KINGSTON. HIS FIRST POSTING AS A TRAINED SIG WAS TO CFB GAGETOWN, WHERE HE SERVED WITH 2RCR SIGNALS PLATOON FROM 2004 TO 2007 AS AN ADP REP AND C/S OB OPERATOR. HE WAS THEN POSTED TO CFS ST. JOHN’S, STIS FROM 2007-2013 WORKING AS A HELPDESK TECH AND SERVER ROOM ADMINISTRATOR. IN 2013-2014, HE WAS POSTED TO CFJSR WITH 1 SQN B TROOP AND DEPLOYED TO OS HUB, KUWAIT DURING THAT TIME. UPON RETURN, HE WAS PROMOTED TO SGT AND CROSSED THE STREET BACK TO CFSCE, 1 SQN AS INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF. IN 2015, HE WAS POSTED TO CFB HALIFAX, WHERE HE WAS THE SECT COMD FOR BASE INFORMATION SERVICES / JOINT DEPLOYABLE COMMUNICATIONS SECTION. WITH HIS FINAL POSTING BACK TO CFSCE IN 2019 TO SP SQN, HE WAS EMPLOYED AS THE CLASSIFIED SERVICES IC AS WELL AS THE CFSCE COMSEC CUSTODIAN.

3. SGT FRASER AND HIS FAMILY: ROBYN, LOGAN, AND NICHOLAS, ARE MOVING TO ALBERTA FOR THEIR NEXT CHAPTER IN LIFE.

4. SGT FRASER WOULD LIKE TO THANK EACH OF THE UNITS HE SERVED WITH FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES GIVEN TO HIM AND FOR THE SUPPORT THEY PROVIDED TO HIM AND HIS FAMILY.

5. THERE WILL BE NO DWD; HOWEVER, CONGRATULATIONS AND STORIES MAY BE SENT TO WO SHAWN SIBLEY (SHAWN.SIBLEY@FORCES.GC.CA).