SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QC, July 10, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of
the media are invited to attend the 5 Area Support Group (5 ASG)
assumption of command ceremony for Colonel Hercule Gosselin at
Saint-Jean Garrison on July 12, 2013.
5 ASG is a formation made up of more than 60 sites. Among the most
important sites are Montreal, Valcartier and Saint-Jean Garrisons, the
Quebec Citadel, the Farnham training centre and the St-Hubert and
St-Bruno sites. 5 ASG is a very effective organisation and consists of
some 4,299 Canadian Forces members and civilian employees. It is
responsible for supporting 141 units and nearly 33,000 persons within
National Defence located in the province of Quebec area.
Media representatives will have the opportunity to meet the new
Commander, as well as a few other members of 5 ASG.
When: Friday, 12 July, at 2:00 p.m.
Where: Saint-Jean Garrison, Hangar HD4.
Media representatives are asked to confirm their presence with the
Public Affairs Officer, Captain Marie-Noëlle Blanchet, at 450-358-7099,
extension 6163 or at 450-542-0711
Due to the protocol surrounding this official function, media
representatives are asked to use the Gouin Gate and to arrive no later
than 1:30 p.m. at Hangar HD4 on Saint-Jean Garrison.
SOURCE: 5 Area Support Group (5 ASG)
For further information:
Public Affairs Officer, Captain Marie-Noëlle Blanchet, at 450-358-7099, extension 6163 or at 450-542-0711