Canadian Army and Royal Canadian Navy personnel remove sand bags used in the flooded areas of Pierrefonds, Quebec during Operation LENTUS, May 15, 2017.
Author: Trident Newspaper
Fleet Chief does his part for ALS awareness campaign By Virginia Beaton, Trident Staff Receiving a diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) can change a life in a minute. So can a decision to participate in the Give A Lift for ALS campaign. This fundraiser, a follow-on to the wildly […]
A number of CAF members from Halifax and Shearwater competed at the Atlantic Classic Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick, bringing back medals in…
A CH-124 Sea King helicopter embarked with HMCS St. John’s sends out flares as part of training in the Mediterranean. St. John’s is currently deployed on Op REASSURANCE, the CAF mission supporting NATO assurance and deterrence measures to promote security and stability in Central and Eastern Europe
HMCS Montréal welcomed Grade 7 Students from Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue’s MacDonald High School for a special tour of the ship and to learn about the Royal Canadian Navy while alongside in the ship’s namesake city on May 19 . The students participated in demonstrations and enjoyed interactive presentations.
Training ramps up for CAF members hoping to attend Nijmegen marches By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff Groups of determined military marchers have been spotted around the HRM in recent weeks, dressed in CADPAT, carrying 10kg rucksacks and traversing as much as 30-40 km per day on foot as they train […]
HMCS Montreal arrives at the Old Port of Montreal to support flood relief efforts in the region during Operation LENTUS, May 14, 2017.
Halifax Explosion book uncovers military ties to epic disaster Peter Mallett, The Lookout Staff Victoria author Michael Dupuis’ fascination with the Halifax Explosion has led to a 194-page book, Bearing Witness: Journalists, Record Keepers and the 1917 Halifax Explosion. The retired history teacher’s latest literary work recounts one of the […]
West African deployment experience of a lifetime for RCN sailor By SLt Patrick Brouwer, Deck Officer, HMCS Summerside I joined the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) because I wanted to go places I wouldn’t normally go and see places that many Canadians don’t normally get to see. So, when the opportunity […]
BGen Derek Macaulay takes command of 5th Canadian Division By Lt Gregory Cutten, 5th Canadian Division Public Affairs At the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site on May 1, 2017, select military commanders from across Canada and the United States gathered to witness the Change of Command for the 5th Canadian […]