Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

March 23, 2009 15:18 ET

Media Advisory: Northwestern Ontario Employers to Receive Awards for Support to the Reserve Force

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 23, 2009) - Three organizations, including local business, government, and educational institutions, will receive awards for their support to Canada's Reserve Force, Tuesday, March 24, 2009. Commodore Viateur Tremblay, Director General Reserves and Cadets, will preside over the ceremony. Organized by the Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC), the ceremony will also be attended by Mr. Bob Vandewater, Northwestern Ontario Chair for the CFLC.

Where: Italian Cultural Centre, 132 Algoma Street South,
Thunder Bay, Ontario

When: Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 12 noon.
(Media are asked to arrive between 11:30 a.m. and
11:45 a.m. and present themselves to Commander
Claude Michon.)

What: Commodore Viateur Tremblay and Mr. Bob Vandewater will
present Canadian Forces Liaison Council provincial awards
to Northwestern Ontario employers who have been supportive
of the Reserve Force.

Who: Organizations receiving awards will include:
- The City of Thunder Bay
- Lakehead University
- Aeroguard Eastern Ltd

Further details about CFLC or the Reserve Force Employer Support Program can be found on the Internet at

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