Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

September 23, 2013 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: Local Artillery Unit to Open New Artillery Park

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 23, 2013) - 30th Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, Ottawa's reserve artillery regiment, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new facilities, Morrison Artillery Park at Canadian Forces Support Unit (Ottawa) - Uplands Site.

When: September 25, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.

Where: Morrison Artillery Park, 307 de Niverville Road Private, Building 559, Ottawa, Ontario.

What: 30th Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery ("The Bytown Gunners") will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new facilities. Members of the unit will be present to form a ceremonial guard of honour, followed by a guided visit of the new facility. Current and former members of the regiment as well as members of the Ottawa community will be in attendance.

Media Opportunities: Media are invited for photo opportunities from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Please arrive at 5:45 pm and contact Captain Alisdair Galbraith if you plan to attend.

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