Capt Rick Lewis, Legion president Marg Boegart and sponsoring committee chairperson Marjorie Phelps chat to MWO Merriella Sluyter.

Capt Rick Lewis, Legion president Marg Boegart and sponsoring committee chairperson Marjorie Phelps chat to MWO Merriella Sluyter.

Cadets mark year-end with awards ceremony

Welcome Lt (N) Graham Gueguen as the new commander for Kitimat cadets

The Kitimat Army Cadet Corps recognized and awarded exceptional achievements by its members at its year-end function.

The function, held at Kildala Elementary, was also used to bid farewell to Commanding Officer Chris Bishop and to welcome Lt (N) Graham Gueguen as the new commander for Kitimat cadets.

The cadets were inspected by Kitimat mayor Phil Germuth, Kitimat Legion president Marg Bogaert and sponsoring committee chairperson Majorie Phelps before the awards were handed out.

The cadets and their families were then treated to snacks and refreshments.

 

Senior cadets Sgt Chennielle Gingera, MWO Braedon O’Brien, MWO Merriella Sluyter, WO Nolan Brown and CWO MJ Herrin.

Senior cadets Sgt Chennielle Gingera, MWO Braedon O’Brien, MWO Merriella Sluyter, WO Nolan Brown and CWO MJ Herrin.

Long service awards were handed to MWO Brendon O’Brien, CWO MJ Herrin, WO Nolan Brown and MWO Merriella Sluyter.

Long service awards were handed to MWO Brendon O’Brien, CWO MJ Herrin, WO Nolan Brown and MWO Merriella Sluyter.

Captain Chris Bishop and Lt (N) Graham Gueguen.

Captain Chris Bishop and Lt (N) Graham Gueguen.

Captain Chris Bishop introduces Kitimat mayor Phil Germuth to MWO Merriella Sluyter.

Captain Chris Bishop introduces Kitimat mayor Phil Germuth to MWO Merriella Sluyter.