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Halifax to get new armoury for Army Reserves

To meet the current operational requirements of the Army Reserve in Halifax, the federal government has announced it will construct a new armoury at Willow Park. 95 more words

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Syria's Assad Calls on Military Reserve Force to Join Army Troops in Aleppo

​Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in an unprecedented decree called on the country’s military reserve force to join the army soldiers in the Eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo city to defend the newly-captured districts against terrorist threats, media sources said. 308 more words

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36 Canadian Brigade Group conducts test to speed up Army reserve enrollment

On December 1st 36 Canadian Brigade Group (36 CBG) began an evaluation of the Primary Reserve Expedited Enrollment Trial (PREET) for selected Army Reserve units in Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Western Newfoundland, according to the Canadian Forces.The PREET evaluation will run until March 31st 2017 and will use a modified process that aims to have applicants to the Army Reserve enrolled after two scheduled visits to the unit they seek to join, the military noted. 216 more words

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128 Field Company VRSM Medal and Clasps Awards Ceremony

Staff Sergeant John O’Callaghan, 44, has been an army reservist for eleven years and is based with 128 Field Company in Hilsea, Portsmouth, part of 103 Battalion REME.   1,021 more words

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Wet Filter Turns Moldy

Operators, make sure you keep a close eye on the 621G scraper’s cab air filter, especially after a heavy rain.

The filter’s access door has a series of louvers that allows open air flow. 169 more words

Life Since Homecoming

It has been roughly 4 months since my husband’s unit returned home from Deployment.  My apologies for my extended absence from writing – life has been a whirl since Homecoming.   372 more words

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Army reservists to begin exercises Saturday in Alberta and Saskatchewan

Approximately 1,000 Canadian Army soldiers from 38, 39, and 41 Canadian Brigade Groups will conduct training in Dundurn, Saskatchewan, and Wainwright, Alberta as part of Exercise WESTERN DEFENDER 2016, the Army said in a news release. 65 more words

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