On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, The Regional Commanding Officer of Central Region, LCol Doré visited 113 The Brockville Rifles, RCACC. The cadets, officers and support committee pulled out all the stops and treated this as a “full dress rehearsal” for their scheduled annual cadet review on June 5.
During the ceremonial parade, LCol Dore was accompanied by the Commanding Officer of 113 Army, Captain Peter Ruttan, Cadet CWO John-Matthew Hunt, and the Regimental Sergeant Major of 113’s affiliated unit, The Brockville Rifles, CWO Gagnon.
Following the inspection LCol Doré presented three CO’s Challenge Coins to Cadet Master Warrant Officer Kayla Marshall-Lewis, Support Committee Member Mrs. Tina Murray, and to Lieutenant Aaron Watt of 113 Army. Lt Watt was also presented with a certificate of Commendation from LCol Doré for his professionalism, values and leadership over the past year.
The parade was concluded with the passing of cadet command from RSM Hunt to CSM Nathanael Flinn. Following the parade, LCol Doré conducted a “town hall” with all the officers, supporting staff, cadets, and attending family members present.
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