Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

January 30, 2006 17:10 ET

Media Advisory-National Defence: Provincial Canada Command Headquarters to be Established

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 30, 2006) - Media are invited to attend a ceremonial event celebrating the establishment of Joint Task Force (Central), headquartered in Toronto. This is the regional sub-command of Canada Command, the specific formation of the Canadian Forces now concerned with the safety and security of Canada and North America.

A reception will follow a short military parade.

Event: Joint Task Force (Central) Headquarters Stand-Up Ceremony

Date: February 1, 2006

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Denison Armoury, Drill Hall (1 Yukon Lane, Downsview, Ontario)
This building is located one block West of the Allen Expressway and Sheppard Ave. West and is on the southwest corner. Free parking is available.

Contact: Media should contact Public Affairs Officer Captain Mike Wiesenfeld at (416) 633-6200 x 5503 or on cellular at (416) 712-3565 if they wish to attend.

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