Ceremony of the Flags - Victoria
Saturday, July 31st, 2010
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
With a 50-member band, 100 member guard and sixty cadets manning the flag party and naval field guns, the performance will honour the Canadian Navy Centennial. The Cadets come from across Canada and are 14 – 18 years old.
Rear Admiral Tyrone Pile, Commander Maritime Forces Pacific/Joint Task Force Pacific will be the guest of honour and reviewing officer for the parade.
Date: 31 July 2010
Time: 1930 the contingent steps off from Cormorant Street through downtown Victoria towards the BC Legislature
2000hrs – the performance begins
2100hrs – performance concludes
HMCS QUADRA is a Sea Cadet Summer Training Center located in Comox, BC. The training center is currently host to 500 cadets undergoing 2, 3, 6 or 8 week training courses.
Sea Cadets is a national youth program for boys and girls aged 12 – 18, jointly sponsored by the Department of National Defence/Canadian Forces and the civilian Navy League of Canada.