Netherlands 2023

the “75th+3 Anniversary of Liberation” Victory Tour

28 April – 7 May, 2023

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We are proud to launch the Netherlands 2023′, the latest in our series of battlefield study tours, to commemorate the legacy of our C&E Branch predecessors during the liberation of The Netherlands.

Signallers ‘got comms thru’ as Canadians fought over the Channel, on the coast of France & Belgium, and dykes of the Netherlands.  We helped liberate the Dutch and rebuild their lives.  Canadian signalmen connected the enemy to General Foulkes for the surrender.

This battlefield study is a look at our profession and a review of lessons from the past.  However, the true value is the pride instilled in our people, in the uniform they wear, and the camaraderie created by bringing veterans and serving Branch members together: through their common history.

Letter from Colonel Commandant

Enclosure 1 – Battlefield Study Tour 2023 Itinerary

Enclosure 2 – Background Information 2023 Tour Presentation

Registration Form 2023

Registration closed:
please complete and forward to Merit Travel with deposit payment

Merit Travel Insurance Information:

All Inclusive Single Trip Policy, Globetrotter Comprehensive Plan A,
Trip Cancellation & Interruption Package Plan

To read more about NL 2023 background, please follow the links:

Battlefield Tour Study Directory

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Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Col John Catto, CD, Late RCCS (Ret’d)

Colonel Arthur J.E. Child Fund

Military C&E Museum Foundation

Silver Sponsors

LGen Guy Thibault, CMM, MSC, CD, Late RCCS (Ret’d)

Ottawa Community Foundation

Bronze Sponsors

Col Jim Holsworth, CD, Late RCCS (Ret’d)