Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 10, 2012 16:45 ET

Media Advisory : The Canadian Forces Welcome 49 New Officers

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 10, 2012) - Media representatives are invited to attend an enrolment ceremony which will see 49 Canadians from Barrie and the Greater Toronto Area become officers in the Canadian Forces under the Regular Officer Training Plan.

Major Hans Kissmann, the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Toronto Commanding Officer, will conduct the enrolment ceremony. There will be an opportunity to speak with Major Kissmann and some of the new officer cadets.

Where: 3rd Floor Auditorium
4900 Yonge Street, Toronto
When: July 11, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m.

NOTE TO EDITORS/NEWS DIRECTORS: Media representatives wishing to attend this event are asked to contact Lieutenant(N) Nicole Murillo at or 705-424-1200, extension 2313. They must arrive at the Auditorium no later than 10:45 a.m.

For more information about recruiting in the Canadian Forces, please contact your local Recruiting Centre by calling 1-800-856-8488 or go to

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