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Tag: CFB Trenton

Finding Home Base: Military Life in the Bay of Quinte

Air Show CFB Trenton 8 Wing

CFB Trenton is the largest air force base in the country and home to over 3,000 staff. Many end up captivated by this waterfront community. Here are three such stories: Rickie Smith: Military Spouse Rickie Smith and her family once had cold feet about coming to Ontario. Now they’re content in the Bay of Quinte region, where they enjoy the great outdoors year-round. She and her husband, Dean Smith, and kids Torrah and Peyton, moved to Batawa in July ...

Lieutenant-Colonel Mort White: A Military Life

Military Veteran Mort White Belleville

Quick Facts: – Name: Mort White – Rank: Lieutenant-Colonel – Branch: Royal Australian Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force – Awards: Australian Medal for Combat, Campaign Staff of Afghanistan – Served: 33 years – Currently: Retired – Marital Status: Married – Children: Six ranging 11 – 40 and seven grandchildren Lieutenant-Colonel Mort White: A Military Life Military veterans make the ultimate contribution to society by putting their lives on the line for their country. Their contribution on behalf of ...

Did you know that the Trenton Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) has been a part of the Bay of Quinte community for over 20 years? Over those 20 years the MFRC has grown from offering only daycare services, to being a registered charity, employing over 100 staff and offering numerous programs and services to support military families at 8 Wing/CFB Trenton. The MFRC may have been here for a few decades but not everyone in the region is familiar with its mission, vision and ...

CFB Trenton a Staple to Quinte

By Jim Barber CFB Trenton continues to be key to Bay of Quinte’s overall growth and prosperity Already the single most important economic driver in the Bay of Quinte region, the current expansion plans at Canadian Forces Base in Trenton will mean even more community development activity. The $1 billion worth of work that has been ongoing at the base has obviously created significant activity in all facets of the local economy – local contractors, workers, suppliers, businesses and ...

Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.