March 20 to 22, 2018
March 20, 2018
The Governor General was officially welcomed to British Columbia during a ceremony at the Legislative Assembly.
Her Excellency received military honours, including a guard of honour comprised of 100 members from Maritime Forces Pacific and Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Esquimalt, the “Viceregal Salute” and a 21-gun salute fired by 5th (British Columbia) Field Artillery Regiment of The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery.
March 21, 2018
The Governor General boarded the Canadian patrol frigate HMCS Regina to meet with and extend her support to members of the Royal Canadian Navy.
Later, Her Excellency boarded the submarine HMCS Chicoutimi. In the evening, Her Excellency recognized excellence, courage and exceptional dedication to service by presenting honours to close to 45 remarkable Canadians.
March 22, 2018
The Governor General toured the TRIUMF campus and met with staff.