April 2017: CANSEC 2017 NAVY PREVIEW

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April 2017: CANSEC 2017 NAVY PREVIEW



  • Naval Projects on Review:  With CANSEC 2017 on the horizon, we look at some of the key projects vying for attention at the show – by David Pugliese
  • Leading Culture Change for the CAF: Rear-Admiral Jennifer Bennett talks about the CAF Strategic Response Team on Sexual Misconduct
  • The Battle for Vimy Ridge: Part 1: The Canadian Corps’ Herculean logistics effort in preparation of the attack – By Bob Gordon


  • Publisher's Letter:  It is not disinformation if it’s true – by Scott Taylor
  • Perspectives:  The Common Wisdom About Russia Is Not Wise: Looking beyond the propaganda -  by Chris Westdal
  • Perspectives:  How Spring Renewed Soldiers in the Great War: Spirits lifted as the ice and snow melted – by Russ Chamberlayne
  • Perspectives:  Amputees Find Modern-Day Inspiration from Vimy Battle Survivors
  • Commentary:  The Cost of War and Peace — by Michael Nickerson
  • The Armchair Colonel:  Focus of Effort: The importance of a force’s centre of gravity when formulating a campaign plan – by Col (ret’d) Pat Stogran
  • In the News:  Promotion Medical: The CAF makes significant changes to its medical policy – by Sandrine Murray
  • Between the Covers:  Billy and Me: Growing up in a not-so-ordinary family – by Diana Bishop
  • Historica Canada:  WWI veteran Francis Bathe, 116th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force
  • Cadet Corner:  Going the Distance: Cadets strap on their skis for the annual biathlon competition – by Capt Karina Smith 
  • WWI:  The Majillses Got To War: McGill University’s 7th Siege Battery at Vimy – by Robert Smol
  • The Old Guard:  Bridging the gap … Passing of heroes … Hawn falls … Readers write … Raising a glass to the “Other Units” … etc. —  by Les Peate
  • Industry Watch:  Who's who and what's what in the defence sector — by David Pugliese 
  • Trivia
  • Letters to the Editor
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