On 26 May 2016, Canadian Forces Military Police Academy (CFMPA) will parade on the occasion of the change of appointment between the out-going RSM, MWO Denis Cournoyer, and CWO Crystal Krammer, the new RSM.
The venue for this event will be the Colonel Stone Parade Square, located in front of the cenotaph (Bldg E-211, CFB Borden).
LCol Adam Battista, CFMPA Commandant, will oversee this change of appointment ceremony. A reception/BBQ will be held at Thunderbird Center following the ceremony.
All are welcome to attend.
Sequence of events:
Between 18-19 May 16, the Canadian Forces Military Police Academy (CMPA) will be hosting the first MP QL3 Graduation Ceremony in its new format: for the first time, 80+ brand new MP will be graduating in one parade.
The graduation festivities will be split across two days, with family and friends welcome to attend at both events:
17 May 16 - "Red Beret Ceremony"
The “Red Beret” ceremony is when all new graduates are presented with their red berets for the first time.
18 May 16 - Graduation Parade
During the formal graduation ceremony, the new MP will receive their credentials. A number of special guests and dignitaries will also be on hand.
All festivities will occur at the Colonel Stone building, 538 Cambrai Rd, CFB Borden, ON.