Armed Forces

The body of Capt. Kevin Hagen, from Nanaimo, was returned to Vancouver Island on June 27. He was one of six who died in a helicopter crash in the Mediterranean Sea in late April. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

VIDEO: Motorcade procession memorializes B.C. pilot killed in military helicopter crash

Police-escorted procession brought Capt. Kevin Hagen’s remains to Saanich funeral home

 

A Cyclone helicopter flies over HMCS Fredericton as its crew leaves the Halifax Harbour for a six-month deployment to the Mediterranean Sea as part of NATO’s Operation Reassurance in Halifax on Monday, January 20, 2020. Defence officials are scrambling following reports a Canadian military helicopter has gone missing while participating in a NATO operation in the Mediterranean Sea.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

Canadian military helicopter missing while operating in Mediterranean: DND

Helicopter went missing in the sea between Greece and Italy while operating off a Canadian frigate

 

Members of the Canadian Armed Forces march during the Calgary Stampede parade in 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/ The Canadian Press)

B.C. MP wants to decriminalize self-harm in military

NDP’s third attempt to improve mental health assistance within the military

 

Canadian Ranger Brett Qually of the Quesnel Canadian Ranger Patrol explains to cadet Jonathan Johnson from 3064 Rocky Mountain Rangers Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps how to use char cloth to start a fire Feb. 1 at Pen-Y-Bryn Farm in Kersley. (Lindsay Chung - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Canadian Rangers and army cadets train in Kersley

Members of the Quesnel Canadian Ranger Patrol taught cadets to build fires and evacuate a casualty

Canadian Ranger Brett Qually of the Quesnel Canadian Ranger Patrol explains to cadet Jonathan Johnson from 3064 Rocky Mountain Rangers Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps how to use char cloth to start a fire Feb. 1 at Pen-Y-Bryn Farm in Kersley. (Lindsay Chung - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)