New cooperation to honour the military relationship between France and Canada [fr]
Signing of a declaration between the Société Nationale d’Entraide de la Médaille Militaire (SNEMM) and the Order of Military Merit (ORMM).
On April 28, 2022, Christophe Raisonnier (Director of the French Société Nationale d’Entraide de la Médaille Militaire) and Lieutenant-General Frances Allen (Vice-Chief of the Defence Staff of the Canadian Armed Forces) signed a declaration of intent for cooperation. The primary objective of this agreement is to strengthen cooperation in military awards in order to honour the duty of remembrance and recognize the military commitment of French and Canadian soldiers.
The Embassy of France, represented by Mr. Frank Marchetti (Chargé d’affaires ad interim), Colonel Jérôme Lacroix-Leclair (Defence Attaché) and Chief Warrant Officer Christophe Baldacchino (Assistant to the Defence Attaché), welcome this agreement, which highlights both the French Médaille Militaire and the Canadian Order of Military Merit.