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Welcome to the Canadian Military Engineers Association (CMEA) website.

The CMEA is a dynamic association open to all members of the Canadian Military Engineer family.  Since its formation in 2000, it has grown to 2500 members with more than 20 Chapters spread across the country. The Association continues to welcome new members from the rank of Sapper to Lieutenant General. The CME family includes all who currently serve with or support the Canadian Military Engineers, or have done so in the past. These pages present our objectives and accomplishments, our stories and your history, news and events and items of interest.

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  • The WW II Allied campaign in Italy is often called “an Engineer’s War” because of both the terrain and the enemy-created obstacles that had to be overcome. In December 1943 the German Army had retreated to the "Bernhard Line" across the narrowest part of the Italian Peninsula in an attempt to halt the Allied advance. This area was crossed by many mountain rivers that were swollen with the winter rains and the German military engineers had reinforced these natural obstacles by...