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Manitoba soldier found guilty of assault during training in Alberta

A Manitoba-based soldier has been found guilty of assaulting another soldier during infantry training in Alberta.

A military court judge delivered the verdict against Cpl. Reid Gobin on Monday after a trial at CFB Shilo east of Brandon. 193 more words

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The Christmas truce - 1914

by Carolyn Thomas    ♥    @HeartSisters

As World War I raged on in the trenches of Europe in 1914, Christmas Eve arrived cold and bleak. But German soldiers put up Christmas trees decorated with candles, on the parapets of their trenches. 806 more words

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Snipers from around the world to compete at New Brunswick military base

An international competition for military and civilian snipers will be held later this week at a sprawling army base in central New Brunswick.

The 19th annual Canadian International Sniper Concentration at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown starts Friday morning. 150 more words

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Canadian soldier, Capt. Megan Couto, becomes 1st female infantry officer to command Queen’s Guard

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story stated Couto was the first female officer to command the Queen’s Guard. Couto is in fact the first female infantry officer to do so, not first woman to command the guard, according to British Ministry of Defence. 317 more words

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