Sunday, May 19, 2019

A ship’s journey from deployment to deployment

By Sub-Lieutenant Matthew Mooney It takes a lot for a ship and crew to be ready to let go lines and proceed to sea...

Naval Reservist, Master Seaman Curtis Kostin: A privilege to serve

When a natural dike protecting the community of Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac was breached by water flowing out of the Lake of Two Mountains 2,000 homes were...

Majors Wally Sweetman and Bob Henderson: “Shining examples of strength and courage”

Members of 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron recently paid tribute to a fellow aviator who died in an accident two and a half...

New skill badges recognize unique naval operations qualifications

The RCN is excited to recognize the professionalism and dedication of sailors who demonstrate leadership and a commitment to operational excellence by pursuing speciality...

D-Day: The RCAF and Second Tactical Air Force

June 6, 2019, marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day—the Allied invasion of Normandy. The successful invasion marked the turning point in the...

Sailor Profile: Lt(N) Taylor Workman, Naval Warfare Officer

Lieutenant (Navy) (Lt(N)) Taylor Workman is Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Regina’s Navigating Officer and Senior Bridge Watchkeeper. The London, Ontario native is on...

Who was in the air on D-Day?

The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) had 42 operational squadrons overseas on D-Day—June 6, 1944. These 42 also included a Home War...

For Second Lieutenant Derek Leung, combining studies and soldiering equals success

By Corporal Cody Misner, 31 Canadian Brigade Group Public Affairs May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada, a time to reflect on and...

My father Gavin Christie Clark served during the terrifying Battle of the Atlantic

Submitted by Kevin Charles Clark My father, Gavin Christie Clark, grew up in Toronto and was the oldest of four children. His father, Christie...

The threat from within: SS Caribou sunk during Battle of the St. Lawrence

Tremendous explosions shook houses and awakened the inhabitants of a small fishing village off the Gaspé Peninsula in Québec over the night of May...

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