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  • 06 Oct 2014

    Afghanistan Memorial Windsor Ontario

    Re-printed from Army News

  • 03 Oct 2014

    The CMEA and our parent association, the Conference of Defence Associations (CDA), fully support the recent federal response to the third report from the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs. The government has laid out a process to implement recommendations from the report...

  • 02 Sep 2014

    Week 1 - 7 September 2014

  • 18 Aug 2014

    Canadian Engineers Badge WWI

    The year 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the First World War. Bruce MacDonald, a recently retired high school Social Studies teacher in Nova Scotia, has created a blog to share the stories of the war's Guysborough County veterans, while providing background information...

  • 17 Jul 2014

    Canadian Forces Badge

    Former CDS Paul Manson makes a case for today's need for a new way for Canada’s military veterans to express their needs, concerns, and ambitions. In an editorial piece currently circulating among a number of veterans organizations, Mr. Manson makes a forceful argument for...

  • 10 Jul 2014

    Major-General Paul Wynnyk

    OTTAWA – Major-General Paul Wynnyk assumed the role of Commander Canadian Forces Intelligence Command (CFINTCOM) and Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI) today from Major-General Christian Rousseau. The change of command ceremony was held at the Cartier Drill Hall and was...

  • 08 Jul 2014

    Officer of the Order of Military Merit (OMM)

    On Friday, June 20, 2014 the Governor General presided over an Order of Military Merit investiture ceremony. Among those invested into the order were the following Military Engineers:

    • Brigadier-General Karl McQuillan, O.M.M., C.D
    • Captain Kirk Darch, M.M.M...
  • 25 Jun 2014

    Capt Best (left) and Maj Bramma (right) with CAF Running Patron BGen Pelletier

    Capt Celine Best from 4ESR, Gagetown and Maj Claire Bramma from CFINTCOM HQ, Ottawa finished 1st and 2nd respectively in the half-marathon event at the CAF Running Nationals. See more about the Running Nationals at ...

  • 25 Jun 2014

    Captain Craig Fettes, from the Royal Canadian Air Force’s (RCAF) Directorate of Air Support in Ottawa, finished first in the 5‐kilometre event at the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Running Nationals on May 24, 2014.

    The CAF Running Nationals brings together many elite...

  • 02 Jun 2014

    May 29, 2014 Effective immediately, members of the Canadian and U.S. military will benefit from an enhanced baggage allowance whenever they travel on a flight operated by Air Canada, Air Canada rouge or Air Canada Express. Eligible active and retired members of the Canadian...


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