National News

  • 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...

  • 30 May 2014

    Capt. Blaise Lapointe

    Capt. Blaise Lapointe competes for gold in the cycling competition at the 2014 Warrior Pentathlon at the US Marine Corps Paralympic style trials in Camp Pendleton. California.

    You can read the complete article from the Gagetown Gazette at this ...

  • 12 May 2014

    Dated: 24 April 2014

    1. INTRODUCTION: The aim of this update is to brief Council on events since the October 2013 Council meeting.

    2. NEC MEETING: The National Executive Committee has met on one occasion since the...

  • 24 Apr 2014

    Manège militaire Col Roger Kenwood St. John , OMM, CD

    On 26 April 14, the Chilliwack Retired Sappers Association led in the dedication ceremony for the official renaming of the Chilliwack Armoury as the "Col Roger Kenwood St. John, OMM, CD Armoury". This is the former 1 CER later ASU complex.

    NDHQ approved the naming of...

  • 24 Apr 2014

    4 Wing Crest

    A new Chapter is being established at 4 Wing Cold Lake. The initial contact is Capt Tony Walsworth (

  • 24 Apr 2014

    The Bagotville Chapter has elected a committee.  See the Contact List for details.

  • 04 Apr 2014

    Today, the CMEA National Executive Committee approved the establishment of two new CMEA chapters, one in Bagotville, QC and one in Cold Lake, AB. This brings the number of active CMEA Chapters across Canada to 14.


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