The Program Committee is pleased to announce the following presentation for the York-Sunbury Historical Society. Presentations take place at 7:30pm in the basement of Government House (51 Woodstock Road). A reception follows each presentation and are free and open to the public.
Speaker: Major (Retired) Harold A. Skaarup Topic: New Brunswick Military History Brief Date: November 20, 2014
Major (Retired) Harold A. Skaarup, CD2, BFA, MA in War Studies, served with the Canadian Forces as an Army Intelligence Officer and has a great deal of interest in Military History. He has served overseas with 4 Canadian Mechanized Brigade in Germany, with the Canadian Contingent of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Nicosia, Cyprus (CANCONCYP), with the NATO-led Peace Stabilization Force in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina (SFOR), with North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD) and United Sates Northern Command in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and with the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), Kabul Multi-National Brigade (KMNB) in Kabul, Afghanistan. He retired from the Army on 8 August 2011 and currently lives in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, where he continues to write with a focus on military history.