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Royal Winnipeg Rifles member dies during training weekend in Shilo, ManitobaOver 20 Combat Engineers join CAF personnel in Iraq for bomb disposal trainingWomen’s Choir hosts musical tribute this SaturdayCalling all young artists for the CAF Holiday Greeting Card ContestHighway of Heroes Ceremony honours Veterans at St. Anne’s Hospital

Royal Winnipeg Rifles member dies during training weekend in Shilo, Manitoba

On Saturday November 18, at approximately 7:00 p.m  a soldier from the Royal Winnipeg Rifles, was found deceased at Canadian Forces Base Shilo, Manitoba, while participating in an Army Reserve training exercise. The deceased is Corporal Nolan Caribou, who was an infantryman with the Royal Winnipeg Rifles. Corporal Caribou served with the Unit for five years...
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Over 20 Combat Engineers join CAF personnel in Iraq for bomb disposal training

Approximately 20 Canadian Army Engineers from 2 Combat Engineer Regiment have deployed to Iraq in the last couple of months to deliver explosive threat training to Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) in Besmava, Iraq, announced the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on Friday, Nov. 17. “Daesh heavily polluted a lot of areas with improvised explosive devices when they...
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Women’s Choir hosts musical tribute this Saturday

The Kingston-based women’s choir, She Sings!, will be hosting To Canada, With Love, a musical tribute to the country we all call home, on Saturday, Nov. 18. She Sings! is presenting the event in honour of Canada’s 150th anniversary. “Because most of the 150th events have taken place during the year, we decided, instead of doing a...
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Calling all young artists for the CAF Holiday Greeting Card Contest

Do you have a little artist in your family? Then the Holiday Greeting Card Contest is the perfect way for your little ones to express their creative side while getting in the holiday spirit. Using the theme “How our Defence Team Members Make a Difference,” children of the military community are encouraged to create a design...
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Highway of Heroes Ceremony honours Veterans at St. Anne’s Hospital

As part of Veterans Week 2017, St. Anne’s Hospital, a primarily veteran-focused hospital in Montreal, QC, held a Highway of Heroes ceremony to pay tribute to their veterans. On Nov. 6, a number of guest speakers visited the hospital for the ceremony which took place in the hospital’s auditorium, decorated with the valour of Canada’s Veterans. Guest...
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