Wednesday, 20 July 2011 (9 photos)

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Physical fitness, a daily part of camp life (VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

(VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

(VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

Maj Reg Tweten and a few of his staff (VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

Off to a rifle drill lecture (VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

Drill lecture on Sicily Square (VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

(VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

(VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

Evening sports (VACSTC/Capt Debbie Middleton)

 

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Today's weather: Max Temp. 24c   Min Temp.   11c mostly sunny 


This day in Canadian Military History...

20 July 1942

A Japanese submarine, I 26, shells the lighthouse and wireless station at Estevan Point, in British Columbia, inflicting minimal damage. The action marks the only direct enemy attack against Canadian territory during the war.




20 July 1953

HMCS Athabaskan fires the Royal Canadian Navy's last salvoes of the Korean War, shelling Chinese positions on the mainland near the island of Mu-Do.