Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 10, 2009 08:45 ET

Media Advisory: Remembrance Day Messages from Deployed Troops

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 10, 2009) - Canadian Forces (CF) Combat Camera will provide video footage of Remembrance Day ceremonies and video messages from CF personnel deployed in Afghanistan and at sea during the week of November 9, 2009. The footage and video messages will be available for download from the following site:

http://www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca/site/news

This footage is available online in MPEG 4 format and needs to be re-sized for broadcast. Directions for re-sizing are also posted. The audio from these files can also be used for radio.

Media who experience difficulty in downloading the messages or require additional information can contact the individuals below for assistance:

Chris Puerstl 613-995-1507

Capt Martine Goulet 613-355-2428

For more information on Canadian Forces Combat Camera and imagery from Canadian Forces Operations: http://www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca/

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