Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

October 25, 2014 12:56 ET

Public Service Announcement: Firing Practice at James Foote Armoury

HAMILTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 25, 2014) - A firing party of The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's) will conduct practices within the James Foote Armoury at 200 James Street North, both today and tomorrow, in preparation for the funeral ceremony of Corporal Nathan Cirillo.

Blank rounds will be fired inside the armoury. Members of the public in the vicinity of the building may hear these blank gun shots.

Cpl Cirillo died on October 22, 2014, after being shot while on sentry duty at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Ont. His death is a great loss for The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's), and our thoughts and prayers are with members of his family at this difficult time.

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