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Outgoing 4 Wing Comptroller Maj Heather Demchuk, left, 4 Wing Commander Col Paul Doyle, 
and incoming Wing Comptroller Maj Alain Gagnon sign the Change of Appointment certificates.
Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

Wing Comptroller appointment changes hands

August 8, 2017 at 11:33 am

Jeff Gaye Maj Alain Gagnon has succeeded Maj Heather Demchuk as 4 Wing Comptroller. At the Change of Appointment ceremony last Thursday, Maj Demchuk recalled the Comptroller Branch’s achievements over the past two years. In addition to the branch’s high professional standards, she took particular pride in its teamwork and sense of community. These led to W Compt winning the Wing Commander’s Cup in 2016 in combination with the Wing Administration Branch. “I have lovedRead More

July 24th marked the 90th anniversary of the unveiling of the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium.
This First World War memorial includes the names of nearly 55,000 Commonwealth soldiers killed in Belgium, 6,940 of which are Canadians, who have no known grave.
Pictured are members of Joint Task Force Nijmegen, who witnessed the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate on July 14, prior to the Nijmegen Marches.
Photo: MCpl Charles A. Stephen, Formation Imaging Services Halifax

Menin Gate 90th Anniversary

August 8, 2017 at 11:30 am

4 Wing responds to rescue call

August 8, 2017 at 11:27 am

Jeff Gaye Personnel from 4 Wing participated in the rescue of a missing rafter last week. The subject of the search had last been seen floating in an inner tube down the Sand River near Highway 55 on the evening of Monday July 31. The Sand River flows into the Beaver River northwest of Bonnyville. Just before midnight the person was reported to Bonnyville RCMP as overdue. He was not wearing a life jacket andRead More