To mark the 74th Anniversary of the 23rd Field Company’s exploits during Operation BERLIN. This will be held in conjunction with the 50th Combat Diver Anniversary. All Engineer and CME family and friends are encouraged to take part.
Celebrations will take place 28 – 30 September 18 in Petawawa, ON and will consist of the following:
- Friday Evening– Kiska Beach BBQ Meet and Greet
- Saturday Afternoon - Family Day and Golf Tournament
- Saturday Evening – Neder Rijn Ball
- Sunday – Combat Diver Memorial & Brunch
See details on the Registration Page.
Rooms are available on base but they are filling up quickly! If you need a place to stay during the weekend, please contact Petawawa Base Accommodations at DND.PET.4PS.Accommodations-Hebergement.MDN@forces.gc.ca with your personal and credit card info to book. Room rates vary from $25 – $55 depending on if you would like a private bathroom.
Please register if are able to attend:
Neder Rijn Ball (Paid Event): Click here to purchase your tickets for the Neder Rijn Ball.
Kit Shop Pre-Orders
The Kit Shop will be open during the weekend. If you want anything, a downloadable pre-order list is attached at the bottom of this page. Items can be personalized, but if you want to pick them up during your visit, a pre-order is needed. Please note: If you want any Combat Diver-themed kit with personal embroidery (i.e. Diver Coin Number), your pre-order must be placed by 6 September.
Open the form in Adobe and fill it in as needed. Save it with a different name and email it to
Sgt Christopher Bard email@example.com / Tel: 613-687-5511 ext 5126
50 Years of Combat Diving in the Canadian Army
Copies of the book, 50 Years of Combat Diving in the Canadian Army, (see Review) will be available for pick up during Kit Shop hours. Contact LCol Doug Foreman (Ret'd) if you would like a copy. The cost of this bespoke volume is $90 payable in cash or by cheque at the Kit Shop.
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