Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

August 01, 2013 09:15 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Forces Base Borden Change of Command and Change of Appointment Ceremony

CANADIAN FORCES BASE(CFB) BORDEN, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 1, 2013) - Media are invited to attend the Change of Command and Change of Appointment ceremony for CFB Borden and the Canadian Forces Support Training Group. The ceremony will mark the passing of Command from Brigadier-General Tammy Harris to Colonel Carl Doyon, and the Change of Appointment of Base Chief Warrant Officer from Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Jean Denis to Chief Warrant Officer Gilles Godbout.

The Canadian Defence Academy's Commander, Major-General Éric Tremblay, will preside over the ceremony.

When : Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 9 a.m. (EDT)
Where: Sicily Parade Square,
CFB Borden, Ont.
What : Change of Command and Change of Appointment ceremony for CFB Borden and the Canadian Forces Support Training Group.

Note to editors: For more information, and to confirm attendance, interested media are requested to contact Captain Rob Bungay, CFB Borden Public Affairs Officer, at 705-424-1200 ext 3162 (office) or 705-730-8957 (cell), or by email at Rob.Bungay@forces.gc.ca by 4 p.m. on August 2.

For the biography of Brigadier-General Tammy Harris, please visit the following webpage at: http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dsa-dns/sa-ns/ab/sobv-vbos-eng.asp?mAction=View&mBiographyID=952.

For the biography of Colonel Carl Doyon, please visit the following webpage at: http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dsa-dns/sa-ns/ab/sobv-vbos-eng.asp?mAction=View&mBiographyID=861.

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