Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

July 17, 2013 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Armed Forces Welcomes 8 New Officer Cadets

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2013) - Media are invited to attend an enrolment ceremony that will see 8 Canadians from the Victoria Area become officer cadets in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Rear-Admiral Truelove, Maritime Forces Pacific Commander, will conduct the enrolment ceremony. There will be an opportunity to speak with Rear-Admiral Truelove and some of the new officer cadets, after the ceremony.

Where: Naval Officer Training Centre Venture
Nixon Building, Building 1367
Victoria View Street
Esquimalt, BC
When: July 18th, 2013
Time: 1:00 p.m.

NOTE TO EDITORS / NEWS DIRECTORS: Media wishing to attend this event are asked to contact Lieutenant (Navy) David Utzinger at david.utzinger@forces.gc.ca or 250-363-3917. Media must arrive at the drill deck no later than 12:45 p.m.

For more information about Canadian Armed Forces recruiting, contact your local recruiting centre by calling 1-800-856-8488 or go to www.forces.ca.

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