Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

August 21, 2013 13:11 ET

Media Advisory: New Canadian Forces Provost Marshal and Commander Canadian Forces Military Police Group

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 21, 2013) - Colonel Tim Grubb will transfer command of the Canadian Forces Military Police Group to Colonel Rob Delaney in an official ceremony at Connaught Range on August 23, at 10:00 a.m.

Vice-Admiral Bruce Donaldson, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, will preside over the ceremony which will be attended by several senior officials from National Defence and law enforcement agencies.

When: Friday, August 23, at 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Where: Connaught Range and Primary Training Centre, 35 Shirley Blvd,
Ottawa, ON
What: An official change of command ceremony followed by a media opportunity with Colonel Rob Delaney.

Notes to editor / news director:

Media are requested to be in place no later than 09:30 a.m.

Contact information:

Media are asked to confirm their attendance. Please contact Canadian Forces Provost Marshal and Canadian Forces Military Police Group Senior Public Affairs Officer, Major Yves Desbiens, by phone, at 613-949-1098, or by email, at yves.desbiens2@forces.gc.ca no later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2013.

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