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2012 Recipients


1. To recognize members of the Cadet Instructors Cadre who have made outstanding contributions to the CIC Branch and Canadian Cadet Movement (CCM), the Cadet Instructors Cadre Branch Advisory Council established the CIC Lifetime Achievement Award in the centennial year 2009. This award is presented annually to deserving members of the CIC Branch and its predecessor organizations. These recipients represent the truly outstanding officers who have contributed throughout their lifetime to advance the aims of both the CIC Branch and the CCM.

2. The Cadet Instructors Cadre Branch Advisory Council is pleased to announce the following persons as the 2012 recipients of the CIC Lifetime Achievement Award:


Major (Retired) Archie Cairns, MMM, CD, London, ON
Major Maurice Chassť, CD, Memramcook, NB
Lieutenant-Colonel Lyle Johnson, CD, Moose Jaw, SK
Lieutenant-Colonel Terry Kopan, OMM, MOM, CD, Abbotsford, BC
Captain James Lochschmidt, CD, Naughton, ON
Lieutenant-Colonel Tom McNeil, CD, Ottawa, ON
Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Mudryk, CD, Nanaimo, BC
Lieutenant-Commander James Paixao, CD, Granby, QC
Major William Poole, CD, North Sydney, NS
Major (Retired) Roger Prouse, CD, Surrey, BC
Lieutenant-Colonel (Retired)  Douglas Slowski, CD, Nanaimo, BC
Captain (Retired) Walter Wynnyk, CD, Edmonton, AB