Director of Cadets Change of Command ceremony held at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) to say farewell to Colonel Paul Lockhart and to welcome Colonel Cathy Blue. In this photo, Colonel Paul Lockhart, out-going Director of Cadets (left); Brigadier-General Pascal Godbout, Commandant of the RMC (center) and Colonel Cathy Blue, in-coming Director of Cadets (right) sign the Change of Command forms. Senior Staff Mess, Kingston, ON on June 21, 2023.

Image by: Sailor First Class Lisa Sheppard, Imagery T
RMC said farewell to Col Paul Lockhart, outgoing Director of Cadets (DCdts). We wish him well on his future adventures! Welcome to Col Cathy Blue as the new DCdts. We look forward to her guidance!
CMR a fait ses adieux au Col Paul Lockhart, Directeur des cadets (DCdts) sortant. Nous lui souhaitons bonne chance dans ses futures aventures! Bienvenue au Col Cathy Blue en tant que nouvelle DCdts. Nous attendons avec impatience ses conseils!


  1. 3334 Dave Wightman on June 27, 2023 at 12:35 pm

    Did Col Lockhart get a double promotion on departure? He seems to be a MGen in the photos

  2. G1200 Bertram C. Frandsen on June 30, 2023 at 8:32 am

    A crown and two pips is the correct insignia for Canadian Army Colonel’s rank.

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