PPCLI 100th Anniversary CelebrationsOperation REASSURANCEWe Will Not HideRemembering the BoysFirst female member to receive top physical fitness award

PPCLI 100th Anniversary Celebrations

The 100th Anniversary of the raising of the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) Regiment was August 10. At home in Edmonton, where the regiment was founded, several celebrations recently took place with all activities being open to the entire Patricia family, including past and serving soldiers as well as their families. “From August 7...
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On September 22 approximately 100 Canadian Army soldiers from the 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment departed Trenton, Ontario, for Eastern Europe. The personnel are participating part of military activities undertaken by the Canadian Armed Forces to support NATO. Operation REASSURANCE was initiated in the wake of the Putin regime’s aggression. The 3 RCR contingent,...
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We Will Not Hide

After the tragic deaths of two Canadian Armed Forces members in one week Canadians, including military families are left questioning their safety. The Chief of the Defence Staff, General Tom Lawson today offered reassurances. While the deaths of Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Corporal Nathan Cirillo are under investigation, the CAF will strengthen collaborative ties with...
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Remembering the Boys

The 40th Anniversary of the grenade explosion at the CFB Valcartier, now Garrison Valcartier, Cadet Camp was marked on July 30 with a memorial parade. In attendance were Brigadier General Richard Giguere, MPs Nycole Turmel of Aylmer QC, Elaine Michaud of Valcartier, Jack Harris of St John's NFLD East, and a myriad of senators and...
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First female member to receive top physical fitness award

International Women's Day, celebrated annually on March 8, is a day that celebrates the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. This year marks the 100th year since its inception and the Defence Team, along with LGen André Deschamps, the Defence Champion for Women, will celebrate under the theme “Equal opportunity...
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