Canadian Rangers & Toronto Reservists Conduct Arctic Presence Patrol – Op Nanook ’10

6 10 2010

Resolute Bay, Nunavut — In Canada’s north, the High Arctic environment highlights a whole new set of challenges for the soldiers deployed on Operation NANOOK 10, Canada’s largest sovereignty exercise.

Just a few short weeks ago, there was little but rock and sparse—if any—vegetation on the outskirts of the northern hamlet of Resolute Bay.

Today, a temporary Canadian Forces camp, aptly named Camp Resolute Bay, shares the southern edge of Cornwallis Island. Over 50 tents and a field kitchen now dot the landscape.

48th Highlanders Website

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Canada Army News: International forces meet in northern waters

4 10 2010

Pond Inlet, NU — Danish, American, Canadian troops share knowledge in High Arctic interoperability exercise.

Wikipedia entry for the Danish Knud Rasmussen Class Patrol Vessel

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