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30

Mar

Special Staff Assistance Visit / Visite d’aide d’état-major spéciale

Report on the Climate, Training Environment, Culture and ROTP Programme at the Royal Military College of Canada – Kingston

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Rapport Sur le climat, le milieu d’instruction, la culture et le programme de formation des officiers – force régulière (pfor)

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18

Mar

Looking Back on Canada’s Withdrawal from Afghanistan

Today marks the one year anniversary of Canada’s withdrawal from Afghanistan, and the final troops returning home. The operations in Afghanistan stretched over 12 years, beginning in 2001 following the events of 9/11. Canada made innumerable contributions to the Afghan …

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12

Nov

20th Anniversary of Chris Hadfield’s First Trip to Space

Twenty years ago today Chris Hadfield departed Earth for the first time onboard the space shuttle Atlantis, for a  rendezvous mission with Russian space station, Mir.  A video of the launch is available here.  To read more about Hadfield …

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12

Oct

Happy Thanksgiving – Looking Back at WWII Thanksgivings Overseas

Happy Thanksgiving to all!  While many of us have luxury to be enjoying our Thanksgiving in the company of friends and family it is important to remember those members of the armed forces who continue to serve diligently overseas, and …

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15

Sep

130th Anniversary of the Northwest Rebellion

This year marks the 130th anniversary of the Northwest Rebellion, a series of skirmishes and conflicts between the Canadian government and the Métis and Cree Aboriginals.  The series of events were significant, and the quick mobilization of Canadian militia, …

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15

Aug

70th Anniversary of VJ Day

Today marks 70th anniversary of the Allied victory in Japan, and the official end of the Second World War.  Canadians were involved in several aspects of the South East Asian campaign, the Royal Canadian Air Force in particular played …

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15

Jul

A Look Back at the Prince of Wales’s Visit to RMC

Throughout the history of Canadian military colleges there are have been many significant events, among them the Prince of Wales’s visit to RMC following the First World War.  The visit revitalized the college, as officers and cadets were inspired by …

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15

Jun

91st Anniversary of the Dedication of the Arch

Memorial-Arch-dedicationToday marks the 91st anniversary of the unveiling of the Memorial Arch at RMC. The Memorial Arch is among the most recognizable monuments visible on the RMC Campus, and is deeply ingrained in the history and traditions of the …

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8

May

70th Anniversary VE Day and Convocation

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Allied victory in Europe during WWII. While VE day did not signify the end of the war, it prevented innumerous civilian and military causalities while also improving morale and allowing the Allies …

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22

Apr

Centennial of the Battle of Ypres

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Ypres. The Battle of Ypres was among the first major engagements on European soil in which Canada was involved. Ypres also included the first known use of chemical warfare, chlorine gas. …

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