Tributes to Corporal Nathan Hornburg, born on Father’s Day, keep his memory alive

– Corporal Nathan Hornburg was born on Father’s Day in 1983 – an event that made an already special day even more so for his father, Michael.

Learning about the Army through an innovative high school program: Military co-op education a growth experience for Ottawa students

– Local high school students are taking all the basic training that full-time soldiers receive and are also gaining both academic and financial rewards as part of a newly-formed co-operative education program. 

Dispatch riders: swift messengers on motorcycles in both World Wars

– Tucked in the LeBreton Gallery in the Canadian War Museum are two motorcycles bearing the history of a special trade that was prominent in the First and Second World Wars.

The 75th anniversary of a pivotal episode in our history: D-Day

– The Normandy landing on June 6, 1944 during the Second World War was, without a doubt, one of the major military operations of the 20th century. It marked the international community, Canada and its Armed Forces. We have a moral duty to remember and commemorate it and to honour our soldiers and our veterans who distinguished themselves during that operation. In all, some 45,000 Canadians lost their lives in the Second World War.

Private Frederick Lee: one of the first fallen Canadian soldiers of Chinese heritage

– Ottawa, Ontario — In a less inclusive time, Private Frederick Lee overcame discrimination to become one of the first Chinese-Canadians to serve in the First World War, and sadly, may have been the very first Chinese-Canadian to die for Canada in military service.

‘Swift, Skilled, Alert’ – mother and soldier Sergeant Melissa Walcott’s story

– Oromocto, New Brunswick — Sergeant Melissa Walcott isn’t just “any other soldier,” as this mother of three is continually seeking challenges to push herself mentally and physically – all the while balancing the demands of being a soldier, signaller, leader, wife, mother, and role model!

Canadian Forces Base Suffield biologist is on a mission to maintain ecology in military training areas

CADPAT combat camouflage replacement options under consideration

For Second Lieutenant Derek Leung, combining studies and soldiering equals success

Red River College signs support agreement for Canadian Armed Forces members and Veterans

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