March Newsletter

The next monthly luncheon will be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at the Army Officer’s Mess, in the Main Dining Room.

Thank you to John Leggat and Gordon Vachon for their editorial feedback on the Calendar of Events.









Mixed Mess Dinner

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 1830h for 1900h, Army Officers’ Mess, Main Dining Room.

The Registration form is available at for the MS Word version and for the PDF version.









The February luncheon

Twenty (20) hearty souls attended the February luncheon, and the $50 draw was won by…  3952 Roger Wainwright, Class of ’57.









They get around…

The Ottawa Branch President, Digger MacDougall, will be visiting the Kingston Branch on March 1, 2017.

The Kingston Branch President, 5256 Gwyn Griffith, will visit the Ottawa Branch on June 7, 2017.


Vimy – A Commemoration in Words and Music

Friends of the Canadian War Museum are hosting a commemorative event to honour the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.  The event will take place on Sunday, April 9, 2017, at 7:00 pm in the LeBreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum.

For more information and tickets, please check the Friends website,



Mark your calendars

The 2017 Ottawa Branch Golf Tournament will be held Friday, July 7, 2017, at Greensmere Golf & Country Club.

Keep an eye on the webpage for updates:

2017 Calendar of Events

You will find a copy here and on our website.

Looking for donations of used war books

Members can donate their used war books to the Friends of the War Museum who will sell the books to raise funds for the Museum. Books may be donated at the Museum or to Jarrott Holtzhauer at our monthly luncheons.

The latest RMCC Recruiting Brochure to share

A new Museum and Welcome Centre on the grounds of the College

Ottawa Branch Newsletter

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Photos welcome

If you like to take pictures of Club and Branch events, the newsletter would love to see them.  Please forward them to us by e-mail.

Thank you to Digger for this month’s photos.










See you on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at the Army Officers’ Mess.


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