Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 24, 2012 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Forces Welcome 50 New Officers

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - July 24, 2012) - Media representatives are invited to attend an enrolment ceremony that will take place at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25, at the Royal Canadian Hussars, in Montréal.

The ceremony will mark the enrollment of 50 new Officer Cadets selected for the Canadian Forces Regular Officer Training Plan.

Where: Royal Canadian Hussars
4185 Chemin Côte des Neiges, Montréal, Québec.
When: July 25, 2012
Time: 10 a.m.

Following the ceremony, guests and members of the media will have the opportunity to speak with staff from the Montréal Detachment of the Canadian Force Recruiting Centre Québec, who will be available to talk about the challenges the new military members will face and answer questions relating to training and military life.

NOTE TO EDITORS/NEWS DIRECTORS: Media representatives wishing to attend this event are asked to contact Sergeant Lyne Plante at 514-770-5576. They must arrive at the armoury no later than 9:45 a.m.

For more information about recruiting in the Canadian Forces, please contact your local Recruiting Centre by calling 1-800-856-8488 or go to

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