Mention in Dispatches

Mention in Dispatches shall be awarded for valiant conduct, devotion to duty or other distinguished service.

The following were awarded the Mention in Dispatches:

  • Maj (then Capt) IME Begin – 2008 – “For exceptional dedication and professionalism using her technical ability to effectively coordinate and call artillery fire allowing recce platoon to safely withdraw from a deadly ambush attack, Joint Task Force Afghanistan, 17 Nov 07”.
  • Capt JJD Morin – 2008 – “For exceptional leadership and professionalism, when he skilfully coordinated artillery fire at very close range inflicting great enemy losses, Joint Task Force Afghanistan, 17 Nov 07”
  • Capt (Ret’d) TJ Pellerine – 2008 – “For their decisive action, courage and unwavering resolve under fire that saved Canadian and Afghan lives, Joint Task Force Afghanistan, 4 Jun 08”
  • Capt M Pelletier-Bedard – 2011 – “for outstanding leadership, composure and courage under fire when the ANA Company he was mentoring came under fire in Afghanistan, 8 Aug 09”
  • Lt (then WO) DD Cyr – 2007 – “For outstanding composure, technical skill and courage under fire, which contributed to the safe evacuation of three seriously wounded soldiers, 1 RCR BG, Joint Task Force Afghanistan, 28 Mar 06”
  • CWO (then MWO) RJ Montague – 2007 – “For selfless and courageous actions while under enemy fire, 1 RCR BG, Joint Task Force Afghanistan, 14 Oct 06”
  • WO (then Sgt) JAJS Enault – 2011 – “For outstanding composure, technical skill and courage under fire, which were instrumental in repelling an enemy attack and defending his position in Afghanistan, 4 Jun 09”
  • Sgt SJY Belval – 2011 – “For outstanding composure, technical skill and courage under fire, which were instrumental in repelling an enemy attack and defending his position in Afghanistan, 4 Jun 09”
  • Sgt (then MBdr) I Corbeil – 2011 – “For outstanding composure, technical skill and courage under fire that enabled the capture of the enemy position following a surprise attack in Afghanistan, 23 Aug 09”
  • MBdr (then Bdr) CA Cummings – 2006 – “For outstanding dedication demonstrated during a fire fight against the enemy while deployed with Task Force Afghanistan, 15 Jul 06”
  • MBdr (then Bdr) JA Fehr – 2006 – “For outstanding leadership displayed during an enemy ambush while deployed with Task Force Afghanistan, 17 May 06”
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