Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

February 28, 2014 16:11 ET

Media Advisory: Media Update Regarding Fire Onboard HMCS Protecteur

ESQUIMALT, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 28, 2014) - Department of National Defence / Royal Canadian Navy

Media are invited to attend an update briefing on the latest information regarding the fire on board HMCS Protecteur.

WHEN: Friday, February 28, at 3:00 p.m. PST

WHERE: CFB Esquimalt, Dockyard at Duntze Head. Media are asked to be at the main Dockyard gate (end of Esquimalt Road) by 2:45 p.m.

Commodore Bob Auchterlonie, Commander of Canadian Pacific Fleet, will brief media on the latest information regarding the fire onboard HMCS Protecteur.

Associated Links

Information on RCN Supply Ships: www.navy-marine.forces.gc.ca/en/fleet-units/supply-home.page?

Images of HMCS Protecteur can be searched at: http://www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca/site/index-eng.asp

For more information on the Royal Canadian Navy please visit www.navy-marine.forces.gc.ca or follow us @RCN_MRC @MARPAC

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