RMR Participates in Westmount Family Day

Pte Randall-Coss applying camouflage face paint with local children. Photo credit: Cpl Townsend

Westmount, Quebec – 09 June 2018: The Royal Montreal Regiment participated in the Westmount Family Day held at Westmount Park on a sunny Saturday, 27 May 2018.

RMR obstacle course. Photo credit: Cpl Townsend

Soldiers in combat uniform showed off equipment, rations, vehicles, and even set-up a “low wire entanglement”. Mine tape replaced the barbed wire and the soldiers of the RMR helped children navigate the obstacles, apply camouflage paint, etc.

RMR modular tentage. Photo credit: Cpl Townsend

Later in the day the CO presented the Mayor with the Regiment’s annual rent payment of a dollar in a short ceremony held before the citizens of Westmount.

Fun times had by all!

The “Brothers Grimm”…? Privates Randall-Coss and Kastoun pose with friendly smiles to welcome children at the Westmount Family Day. Photo credit: Cpl Townsend