His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco joins RAdm Baines, Commander JTFA and MARLANT, in the inspection of the 50-person Guard of Honour at CFB Halifax during a visit to Halifax on May 8, 2018. The welcoming party included His Honour the Honourable Arthur LeBlanc, Lieutenant Governor of Nova […]
Participants in the Canadian Forces Aboriginal Entry program (CFAEP) participate in an obstacle course as part of activities designed to introduce them to military life. The current CFAEP, based at CFB Halifax, concluded on Friday, May 25, 2018.
The Stadacona Band trumpet section says farewell to two of its own – PO2 Tim Elson, PO2 Eric Sproul, PO2 Raef Wilson and Lt(N) David Jackson celebrate PO2 Wilson’s and Lt(N) Jackson’s last performance with the Stadacona Band of Maritime Forces Atlantic. PO2 Wilson is retiring and Lt(N) Jackson, the […]
Members of CFB Halifax BOR participate in Base Cleanup Day on April 28, collecting garbage and debris outside St. Brendan’s Chapel at Stadacona. From left, Cpl Cheryl Clark, Pte Marie-pier Bergeron, PO2 Sophie Champagne and LS Conner MacKenzie.
PO2 Nicholas Gillan is promoted to his current rank by LCdr Collins, CO of Trinity Det Naval Ocean Processing Facility Whidbey Island (NOPFWI). Vicki Gillan assists with the promotion.
Karen Sutherland (left), who laid a wreath on behalf of all Memorial Cross recipients at the Remembrance Day ceremony last November at Halifax’s Grand Parade, is presented with the Canadian flag that was flown at the ceremony that day. Sutherland’s brother, Pte Nathan Smith, was killed in 2002 during a […]
CFAST swimmers joined forces with Gagetown at the recent University of New Brunswick masters swim meet. The team took second place in the women’s 200 medley relay race and the 200 medley mix relay, first place in the women’s 200 free style relay, and first in the 200 freestyle mix […]
As part of the ongoing celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the CAF Logistics Branch, the Logistics Branch flag has been making its way around the country and world, with stops at each location where CAF Logisticians are posted or deployed. On April 9, the flag relay reached Halifax, where […]
RCN members deployed onboard HMCS St. John’s as part of the Ship’s Naval Boarding Party perform room clearing training throughout the ship during Op REASSURANCE.
A Change of Command ceremony for HMCS Oriole, the RCN’s tall ship and oldest commissioned vessel, was held at the Juno Tower Bridge on April 16. Capt(N) Jeff Hamiliton, centre, Commander 5th Maritime Operations Group, presided over the ceremony, as LCdr Drew Foran, right, took over command from LCdr Michael Wills, left. […]