Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 12, 2012 11:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Forces Welcomes 40 New Officers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 12, 2012) - Media are invited to attend an enrolment ceremony that will see 40 Canadians from the National Capital Region become officers in the Canadian Forces (CF) under the Regular Officer Training Plan.

Rear-Admiral Andrew Smith, Chief of Military Personnel, will preside over the ceremony. There will be an opportunity for media present to speak with some of the new Officer Cadets after the ceremony.

Where: The Canada Aviation and Space Museum
11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa, Ontario
When: July 13, 2012
Time: 10 a.m.

Note to editors/news director: Media wishing to attend are asked to contact Lt(N) Ian Pacey at ian.pacey2@forces.gc.ca or at (613) 992-0504. Media must arrive at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum no later than 9:45 a.m.

For more information about CF recruiting, please contact your local recruiting centre by calling 1-800-856-8488 or by visiting the following website: www.forces.ca.

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