2 CER Officers fall in. (Photos by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)
Outgoing CO LCol Smith commissioned a special sword to be displayed at 2 CER. He presented it to LCol Tetreault. (Photos by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)
The signing of the command scrolls makes the Change of Command official. Outgoing Commanding Officer (CO) Lieutenant Colonel (LCol) Jim Smith (left) and incoming CO LCol Chantal Tetreault add their signatures under the reviewing eye of 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (2 CMBG) Commander Colonel Michael Wright (centre). Looking on is 2 CER Regimental Sergeant Major Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) Stacy Merriam (standing in back on left) and 2 CMBG Brigade Sergeant Major CWO Shawn Mercer (standing in back on right). (Photos by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)
Incoming CO LCol Tetreault takes over the parade, marching the troops past the spectators. (Photos by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)
(Photos by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)
2 Combat Engineer Regiment - June 26
By Patricia Leboeuf
Posted on Thursday July 5, 2018
2 Combat Engineer Regiment (2 CER) has a new leader. On June 26, outgoing Commanding Officer (CO) Lieutenant Colonel (LCol) Jim Smith handed over command to LCol Chantal Tetreault.
Before the unit, they took part in the traditional Change of Command ceremony, which included marching on the troops, inspecting personnel on parade with the help of the Reviewing Officer, speeches and signing the scrolls.