Nouvelles Nationales

  • 04 Dec 2021

    New Honoraries Appointed in 39 CER: ictured are Brigade Sergeant Major CWO Gerald Colgan and Brigade Commander Col Scott Raisler with newly appointed HLCol Rebecca Weatherford and HCol Sharon Gaetz.

    On 30 October 2021, 39 Brigade welcomed two honoraries to 39 CER. Pictured are Brigade Sergeant Major CWO Gerald Colgan and Brigade Commander Col Scott Raisler with newly appointed HLCol Rebecca Weatherford and HCol Sharon Gaetz.

    Biographies for each are available by...

  • 04 Dec 2021

    All Sappers Cenotaph 11 Nov 21

    In this issue:

    • President’s Report
    • New Honourary Appointments
    • Remembrance Day
    • Obituary - Pipe Major J. Gordon Titsworth
  • 01 Dec 2021

    Chaque année, l'Association du Génie Militaire Canadien (AGMC) attribue un certain nombre de bourses aux membres de l'association ou aux personnes à leur charge qui poursuivent des études postsecondaires. Chaque bourse est nommée à la mémoire d'un ingénieur militaire...

  • 27 Nov 2021

    Spr Noah Burry (2 CER) and Lance Cpl Alex Roley (US Marines 2 CEB) relocate a simulated casualty during the final training event of Exercise Bold Quest 21.2 at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Ind., Nov. 16, 2021.

    In November 2021, 2 Combat Engineer Regiment participated in Exercise BOLD QUEST 21.2, an international exercise supported by the Canadian Land Warfare Centre designed to demonstrate and assess U.S. and coalition interoperability. The exercise continued to assess friendly...

  • 19 Nov 2021

    Anciens Combattants Canada et Tribunal des anciens combattants (révision et appel) ont lancé une consultation sur l’accessibilité le 17 novembre auprès des vétérans, des membres de leur famille et d’autres Canadiens. Nous souhaitons obtenir vos commentaires pour en savoir...

  • 12 Nov 2021

    Mark Gasparotto reflects on a 20-year military career and the swift fall of Afghanistan to Taliban forces. (Stu Mills/CBC)

    On 11 November, CBC Radio in Ottawa interviewed two army veterans, LCol Steve Nolan and Col Mark Gasparatto. On this Remembrance Day after the Taliban regained control this past summer, two veterans of the war in Afghanistan reflect on their time in combat.

    Go to ...

  • 10 Nov 2021

    Original Poppy

    On this 100th anniversary of the poppy as a symbol of remembrance in Canada, it is fitting to recall the work of an Engineer. The story, James Melville, The man who brought the poppy to Canada...

  • 09 Nov 2021

    Members of 39 Combat Engineer Regiment construct a permanent ACROW bridge for Canadian Forces Detachment Masset, in Masset British Columbia. 24 September 2021. Photo: Private Daniel Pereira, 39 CBG Public Affairs

    Among other things, this Newsletter covers Exercise HAIDA SAPPER describing how sappers from 39 CER traveled to the far reaches of Haida Gwaii to construct an Arrow bridge to replace an old bridge and other infrastructure upgrades in support of Canadian Forces Detachment...

  • 09 Nov 2021

    Major-General Jennie Carignan C.M.M., M.S.C., M.S.M., C.D.


    À titre de commandante de la mission de l’OTAN en Irak de novembre 2019 à novembre 2020, le major-général Carignan a assuré un leadership inspiré pendant une période turbulente et dangereuse, travaillant sans relâche pour maintenir la...

  • 08 Nov 2021

    BGen Steve Irwin (Ret'd), MGen Kevin Horgan, MGen Daniel Benjamin (Ret'd) // Bgén Steve Irwin (ret), Mgén Kevin Horgan, MG Daniel Benjamin (ret)

    Une cérémonie de changement de nomination appropriée pour remercier le Bgén Steve Irwin pour son service et accueillir le Mgén Daniel Benjamin...


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