National Capital Region News

Monday, December 16th – 12h00-12h30

NDHQ VIP room (beside cafeteria)

– All civilian and CAF members welcome


On September 16th of this year, 12 of our US civilian defence colleagues lost their lives in a tragic shooting at their workplace.  They were mothers and fathers, brothers and sisters, sons and daughters, grandparents, volunteers, members of the defence community and so much more.


Please join us in a memorial service presided over by Lieutenant (Padre) Nancy Colton (RCN) and with guest speakers Captain Brett Sturken (US Navy) and John MacLennan (President – Union of National Defence Employees).


We remember:



Sylvia Frasier, 53

Michael Arnold, 59

Kathy Gaarde, 62

John Roger Johnson, 73

Frank Kohler, 50

Kenneth Proctor, 46

Vishnu Pandit, 61

Arthur Daniels, 51

Martin Bodrog, 54

Mary Knight, 51

Gerald Read, 58

Richard Ridgell, 52