National Defence

National Defence

September 19, 2015 12:00 ET

Public Service Announcement: Army Run Gun Salute

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 19, 2015) - A gun salute will be fired to mark the beginning of the 2015 Army Run. The firing is scheduled to commence at approximately 8:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. on September 20, 2015 in Confederation Park, Ottawa to denote the start of the 5 km and half marathon runs. Local residents and visitors downtown may notice loud noises near Confederation Park cause by one 105-mm C3 howitzers from 30th Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery.

Contact Information

  • Warrant Officer
    Daniel Rogers of 30th Field Regiment
    Royal Canadian Artillery (RCA)
    613-993-7601