27 March 2017 – On Monday 6 March 2017, PWOR RSM, CWO Jamie MacKenzie, MMM, CD attended the investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall during which he was officially made a Member of the Order of Military Merit.
Founded on July 1, 1972, the Order of Military Merit recognizes distinctive merit and exceptional service displayed by the men and women of the Canadian Forces, both Regular and Reserve. Many have demonstrated dedication and devotion beyond the call of duty, and the Order honours them for their commitment to Canada.
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is the Order’s Sovereign, the governor general is its Chancellor and a Commander, and the chief of the Defence Staff is its Principal Commander.
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