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    MWO MacKenzie (left) and Maj Gauthier unveil the commemorative plaque on the door to the Medical Simulation Room. (Photo: Submitted)

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    1 Cdn Fd Hosp Deputy Commanding Officer Major Gauthier, Regimental Sergeant Major Master Warrant Officer MacKenzie, PO2 Finmore, WO Harding amd MWO Russelle during the unveiling of the Shadow Box with a picture and description of MCpl Giesebrecht mounted so that when leaving the Medical Simulation Room, students are reminded of her and her sacrifice. (Photo: Submitted)

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    MCpl Giesebrecht. (Photo: DND)



1 Canadian Field Hospital dedicated Medical Simulation Room to MCpl Kristal Giesebrecht

Unit News


Posted on Thursday, July 7, 2016

1 Canadian Field Hospital (1 Cdn Fd Hosp) has dedicated a Medical Simulation Room to the memory of a fallen comrade. Master Corporal Krystal Giesebrecht was killed in action on 26 June 2010 in the Panjwa’i district of Afghanistan when the Bison ambulance she was in detonated an IED. The Medical Simulation Room is used by all clinicians to maintain and enhance medical skills and with live capture video feed, procedures can automatically be reviewed by the clinician.