Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence
Royal Military College of Canada

Royal Military College of Canada

July 12, 2011 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Change of Command Ceremony at the Royal Military College of Canada

KINGSTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 12, 2011) - Media are invited to attend the Change of Command ceremony at the Royal Military College (RMC) of Canada on Thursday, July 14, 2011.

Commodore William Truelove will relinquish command of RMC to Brigadier-General Eric Tremblay. The Commander of the Canadian Defence Academy, Major-General Pierre Forgues, will preside over the ceremony.

WHEN: Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: RMC Parade Square, Highway 2, Kingston

Brigadier-General Tremblay will be available for interviews following the ceremony.

Note to editors: Media are asked to be in place by 10:15 a.m.

In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in the "New Gym" in Yeo Hall, which is adjacent to the Parade Square. Journalists wishing to attend are asked to contact Lieutenant Cynthia Kent at (613) 541-6000 ext 6484 or (613) 449-7593 after hours.

Contact Information

  • Lieutenant Cynthia Kent
    RMC Public Affairs Officer
    (613) 541-6000 Ext. 6484
    www.rmc.ca