Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

April 08, 2013 16:35 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, to Visit Canadian Forces Base Borden

BORDEN, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 8, 2013) - Members of the media are invited to witness the visit of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, to Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Borden.

When: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 from 11 a.m to 2 p.m.

Where: His Excellency will visit 17 Hangar located at 26 Mitchell Street, CFB Borden.

What: His Excellency will be meeting with Canadian Armed Forces members at various stops on the base and observe interactive displays and demonstrations from Units at CFB Borden and lodger units located within the geographical boundaries of the base.

Notes to editor / news director: Members of the media planning to attend must confirm their intention no later than 3 p.m. on April 9, 2013. Failure to confirm with the CFB Borden Public Affairs Officer will result in the inability to attend.

Contact Information

  • Captain Rob Bungay
    CFB Borden Public Affairs Officer
    705-424-1200 ext. 3162
    Mobile 705-730-8957

    Information: 1-866-377-0811/613-996-2353
    www.forces.gc.ca