Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

August 09, 2013 08:48 ET

Public Service Announcement: Military Training in Meaford

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 9, 2013) - Canadian Armed Forces personnel from across Ontario will conduct military training in the vicinity of Meaford, Ontario, from August 17 to 25, 2013, as part of Exercise STALWART GUARDIAN 2013.

Soldiers and military vehicles will be seen in these areas. Military vehicles can be expected to travel at reduced speeds and motorists are advised to exercise care and patience when encountering military vehicles and soldiers on foot. Soldiers will be using blank ammunition and pyrotechnics in designated areas; loud noises may be heard.

Exercises such as STALWART GUARDIAN 2013 are an important way to hone critical skills and be prepared to assist Canadians when and where military help is needed.

Contact Information

  • Captain C.L. Pluck
    JTFC-4 Cdn Div Public Affairs
    (416) 633-6200, ext. 5501
    Cell (416) 629-8277

    For general queries:
    Media Liaison Office
    1-866-377-0811 or (613) 996-2353