Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 08, 2006 11:25 ET

Media Advisory/DND: Remembrance Day Ceremonies Video Footage Available on Website

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 8, 2006) - Canadian Forces (CF) Combat Camera will provide video footage of Remembrance Day ceremonies conducted by CF personnel deployed in Afghanistan, the Mediterranean Sea and the Arabian Gulf Region on 11 November 2006.

The footage is transmitted over the internet in MPEG 4 format and needs to be re-sized for broadcast. Directions for re-sizing are also posted.

Video footage of current CF operations is available at the following site: www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca/common/combatcamera/news . For Remembrance Day, the ceremonies will be available under the heading "Remembrance Day".

Inquiries :

Andre Rousseau (613) 995-8736

LCdr Kent Penney (613) 996-0261

NOTE: For information on Canadian Forces Combat Camera and imagery from Canadian Forces Operations: www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca

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