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    Second senior military member removed from Canada's vaccine rollout campaign

    Nicole Bogart Published Friday, June 4, 2021 3:18PM Brig.-Gen. Simon Bernard is seen in this undated image. EDMONTON -- A second senior member of the Canadian Armed Forces was quietly removed from his role in Canada’s vaccine rollout campaign in May after a complaint was made regarding...
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    Component Transfer ( CT ) - Reserve to Regular

    What should a memo for a CT look like?
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    Military, Veterans Affairs won’t pay for Air Force officer’s prosthetic leg

    The chain of events that occurred on the day of the accident,' the veteran’s board said in its ruling on Kimberly Fawcett's case, were directly due to military orders Adrian Humphreys June 1, 2021 For 15 years, Captain Kim Fawcett has battled with the Canadian Forces to pay for prosthetics...
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    Survey on National Monument to Canada's Mission in Afghanistan

    I do like how the concept art of the ripoff of the Vietnam memorial shows it full of leaves.
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    Survey on National Monument to Canada's Mission in Afghanistan

    The Stemson design seems like the best of the worst, or at least the one I hated the least. The rest are meaningless, soulless "modern" art and look more like a city park than a war memorial.
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    Troops Who Responded to COVID-19 Crisis Are Now Eligible for These Medals

    There's a petition sponsored by Cheryl Gallant to institute a Platinum Jubilee Medal. Petition e-3310 - Petitions
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    Troops Who Responded to COVID-19 Crisis Are Now Eligible for These Medals

    Just look at the Army Service Ribbon, awarded for graduating Basic.
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    Troops Who Responded to COVID-19 Crisis Are Now Eligible for These Medals

    The Americans are kind of turning into the Soviets with how easily they give out medals. There was even a proposed medal specifically for drone pilots, the Distinguished Warfare Medal, that would have ranked higher than a Bronze Star with V device...
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    Troops Who Responded to COVID-19 Crisis Are Now Eligible for These Medals

    Yup, that's exactly what we got. Letter and coin from Durham Region, letter from the province, and a coin from the 1 TBG CO.
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    Former reservist stripped of Order of Military Merit for wearing medals he was never awarded

    cbc.ca/news/politics/medals-expelled-military-merit-1.6024218 It's only the third time in almost 50 years someone has been expelled from the order Elizabeth Thompson · CBC News · Posted: May 13, 2021 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: May 13 He served for more than three decades with the armed forces...
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    Will 2021 see a new pistol buy?

    Guaranteed that lawsuit goes nowhere. Manufacturers are immunized from liability for criminal misuse. It's a shame they won't consider the M&P9 2.0 for replacement.
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    Will 2021 see a new pistol buy?

    Beretta APX, Ruger American Pistol and Steyr M9A2 all meet the specifications.
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    Hearing protection recommendations

    This is specifically for on a range, hence the need for it to fit under a helmet. We're issued 3M foam ear plugs, at least on the ranges around here, and I was thinking of doubling up with plugs underneath.
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    Hearing protection recommendations

    I was thinking of Howard Leight noise cancelling earmuffs because I heard they fit under the issued helmet. But I've heard there's better options. Any recommendations?
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    C3 Howitzer Replacement

    What about the South African G7 105mm and G5/GC-45 155mm howitzers?
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    Hull blocks on HMS Glasgow, first Type 26 Frigate, welded together

    Apparently, on paper at least, our version puts the Royal Navy pattern to shame.
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    Military exercise in Arctic aims to send message without spreading COVID-19

    Will they still use Canadian Club or will they leave other brands, like Alberta Premium or Crown Royal?
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    Military exercise in Arctic aims to send message without spreading COVID-19

    Is the operation named after the Inuit word for polar bear, or Nanook of the North?
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