Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

January 23, 2013 09:00 ET

Public Service Announcement: Military Training Near Napanee Ontario

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2013) - Approximately 100 army reservists from The Princess of Wales' Own Regiment (PWOR) will be participating in Exercise ARCTIC SURVIVOR located south of Greater Napanee, Ontario from 25-27 January, 2013.

This two-day training event will take place on private land near River Rd and Township Rd 9. Soldiers and military vehicles may be seen on local road ways conducting various simulated exercises. While they could be carrying field equipment and service weapons, soldiers will not be carrying live ammunition.

The Regiment is using this training to conduct winter indoctrination, hone individual and small group patrolling skills which will prepare soldiers to operate in Northern Ontario for Exercise TRILLIUM RESPONSE, in February 2013. The PWOR is an infantry regiment with approximately 180 soldiers located in Kingston, Ont.

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