June 29, 2015
PETAWAWA, ONTARIO — Media are invited to attend the return of approximately 100 soldiers from a deployment on Operation REASSURANCE in Eastern and Central Europe on June 30 in Petawawa, Ontario.
Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, will be present as the soldiers arrive.
The returning Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members are from 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment (3 RCR), 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group, based at Garrison Petawawa. Operation REASSURANCE refers to the CAF`s military activities in support of NATO assurance measures through the provision of military capabilities for training, exercises, demonstrations and assigned NATO tasks.
When: Tuesday, June 30, at 6 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Building S-111, Garrison Petawawa
What: Return of soldiers from a deployment on Operation REASSURANCE