Kamloops Legion Branch to Honor Snowbird Capt. Jenn Casey with Tribute


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Snowbirds Jenn Casey Tribute

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Kamloops, BC – On Thursday, May 21 at 11:00am, the Kamloops Royal Canadian Legion Branch #52 will be hosting a tribute to honor Capt. Jenn Casey after the crash in Kamloops on Sunday, May 17, 2020.

“On behalf of the Legion branches in BC/Yukon Command, I w0uld like to express our heartfelt condolences at the loss of Capt. Jenn Casey of the RCAF Snowbirds. The incredible feats of Canadian Armed Forces members like Capt. Jenn Casey are a source joy and inspiration to every Legion member. Our deepest sympathies go out to our military community.  Capt. Casey will be honored and remembered.,” says Val MacGregor, President of the BC/Yukon Command of the Legion.

“We would also like to acknowledge the service of Capt. MacDougall who was injured in the accident. and we wish him a speedy recovery.” says Val MacGregor, President of the BC/Yukon Command of the Legion.

Tribute Event Information

Date/Time: Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 11am

Location: Kamloops Airport – Round-a-bout

Info: Tribute will include 2-3 guest speakers, pipers, trumpeter

Confirmed attendance: Todd Stone, MLA and Peter Milobar, MLA, Dr. Wendy Mckenzie, 886 Wing RCAF Association, Daniel Martin, President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #52

Invited: Cathy MacLeod, MP Kamloops-Thompson, Members of the Snowbirds, Representation from Rocky Mountain Rangers

Pictures to be posted following the ceremony.

Download the Press Release