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Fond memories – my perspective as an Officer Cadet in training

– When I joined the team at the National Defence Headquarters (Carling) as an Officer Cadet for training in 2017, my first impression was how kind and professional my new colleagues were.

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VAC supports Veterans’ transition into federal public service

– The Veterans in the Public Service Unit works with the Public Service Commission to promote the skills and experiences that Canadian Veterans offer to public service hiring managers and human resources professionals across the country.

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The Canadian Rangers guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier for the first time

– The Canadian Rangers were tasked for the first time as sentries for the National Sentry Program.

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Nijmegen team marches close to memory

– Sergeant (retired) Lathem has likely watched dozens of 14 Wing Greenwood personnel march past the end of his driveway over the past 40 years, training for the Nijmegen Marches challenge.

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Soldiers and scientists join forces at Canadian Forces Base Suffield to help recover an endangered species

– Ralston, Alberta — The tiny Burrowing Owl, weighing a little more than a baseball and standing as high as a pigeon, is a rare sight at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Suffield.

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Sisters represent Canada at international volleyball championship

– The Chang sisters wanted to give a special shout out to their high school coaches, Trish Nicholson and Stephanie Knowles. They say it was them who made them fall in love with the game, leading them on this journey to represent Canada at an international level.

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Watch the June 20 episode of Defence Team News!

– Celebrating Excellence Awards and three Canadian First World War soldiers found and identified in France

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Dr. Sonia Thiboutot: Canada’s first female Expert Level Defence Scientist

– Close to three decades have passed since Dr. Sonia Thiboutot’s curiosity was piqued by a job posting in the Energetic Materials section at Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) Valcartier.

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HMCS St. John’s contributes to NATO operation in Eastern Mediterranean

– HMCS St. John’s contributed to NATO’s Operation SEA GUARDIAN in the waters between Cyprus and Syria while deployed on Operation REASSURANCE.

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Three veterans remember Bosnia

– After the breakup of Yugoslavia 25 years ago, Canada deployed thousands of troops to Bosnia under the United Nations banner. Three veterans who all served their country in that pivotal conflict recount their experience.

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